European Approaches to Patient Classification Systems: Methods and Applications Based on Disease Severity, Resource Needs, and Consequences

European Approaches to Patient Classification Systems: Methods and Applications Based on Disease Severity, Resource Needs, and Consequences

by Reiner Leidl
     
 

The book discusses European approaches to classify patients.
Part 1 deals with classifications oriented towards diagnoses and resource use, especiallyDiagnosis Related Groups
(DRGs). Part 2 is devoted to the measurement of theseverity of chronic diseases by functional approaches, especially the
International Classification of Impairments, Disabilities and

Overview

The book discusses European approaches to classify patients.
Part 1 deals with classifications oriented towards diagnoses and resource use, especiallyDiagnosis Related Groups
(DRGs). Part 2 is devoted to the measurement of theseverity of chronic diseases by functional approaches, especially the
International Classification of Impairments, Disabilities and Handicaps (ICIDH). Both parts include methodological issues, the use of tools in Europe, and application perspectives.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9783540524175
Publisher:
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
Publication date:
07/02/1990
Series:
Health Systems Research Series
Pages:
139
Product dimensions:
6.69(w) x 9.53(h) x 0.01(d)

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