Early discharge hospital at home
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews
'Early discharge hospital at home' is a service that provides active treatment by health care professionals in the patient's home for a condition that otherwise would require acute hospital in-patient care. If hospital at home were not available then the patient would remain in an acute hospital ward.
This review is published as a Cochrane Review in the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 1. Cochrane Reviews are regularly updated as new evidence emerges and in response to comments and criticisms, and the Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews should be consulted for the most recent version of the Review.
Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 2009, Issue 1, Article no. CD000356
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