Dr Foster Hospital Guide 2013 (Dr Foster)

Summary

The 2013 Dr Foster Hospital Guide has four special themes:

  1. Whether financial austerity is changing how money is spent on hospital treatments.
  2. The impact of drug and alcohol problems on patients and hospitals.
  3. The quality of care at weekends (commonly called the “weekend effect”).
  4. Hospital mortality rates.

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Reference

Dr Foster (2013). Essential reading for smart spending. Dr Foster Hospital Guide 2013. London: Dr Foster, December 2013.

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Reference

Triggle, N. (2013). Key NHS operations ‘being rationed’. London: BBC Health News, December 6th 2013.

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