Is hospital mortality higher at weekends? If so, why?

Lancet. 2016 Jul 9;388(10040):108-11. doi: 10.1016/S0140-6736(16)30505-0. Epub 2016 May 10.
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Publication types

  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Female
  • Healthcare Disparities / statistics & numerical data*
  • Hospital Mortality*
  • Hospitalization / statistics & numerical data*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Occupational Therapy / statistics & numerical data*
  • Personnel Staffing and Scheduling / statistics & numerical data*
  • Physical Therapy Modalities / statistics & numerical data*
  • Physicians / supply & distribution*
  • Quality of Health Care / statistics & numerical data*
  • Registries*
  • Specialization / statistics & numerical data*
  • Stroke / therapy*
  • Thrombolytic Therapy / statistics & numerical data*