Hospital admissions in Chile among patients with Parkinson’s disease from 2001 to 2018

Hospital admissions in Chile among patients with Parkinson’s disease from 2001 to 2018
Rev Med Chil. 2021 Dec;149(12):1699-1706. doi: 10.4067/s0034-98872021001201699.ABSTRACTBACKGROUND: The progression of Parkinson's disease is associated with complications, most of them preventable.AIM: To analyze hospitalizations with a diagnosis of Parkinson's disease in Chile, comparing the different health subsystems.MATERIAL AND METHODS: Analysis of hospital discharge database available at the website of the Chilean Ministry of Health. Discharges that incorporated the diagnosis of Parkinson's ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2022-06-23By Pedro Chana-Cuevas