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LOS

abbr.
1. length of stay
2. line of scrimmage
3. line of sight

los

(ləʊs)
n
approval
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"Length of stay dropped across all sites by a day on average"
The adjusted length of stay among HA-CDI cases was 13 percent greater than for noncases of CDI, translating to an extra 5.6 days in length of hospital stay per HA-CDI case.
There was no observed association between BMI and 30-day mortality but the authors did find an independent association between BMI and length of stay in the ICU.
What made the difference in length of stay? "Our family medicine service is more familiar with outpatient resources available in the community to help local patients transition from hospital to home," said Gregory Garrison, MD, of the department of family medicine at the Mayo Clinic, Rochester, Minn.
Early suspicion and prompt treatment with empiric antitoxin are critical to decrease mortality, length of stay, and hospital cost.
Each patient's folder number, age, date of birth, gender, triage details, comorbidities, lifestyle risk factors, length of stay and discharge destination were recorded.
The median hospital length of stay and ICU length of stay were 9.1 and 7.2 days, respectively.
Length of stay is a pressing civil and human rights issue at the
One challenge with using length of stay as a key performance metric is that it's a lagging statistic; it is known only after a patient has been discharged.
The data also shows a difference in average length of stay by region.
Conclusion: We did not find a significant association between pain catastrophizing behavior and level of social support with length of stay or discharge disposition.
"The average length of stay for stroke patients was 11 days before the establishment of Stroke Ward in 2014.