Bibliographic detailsBrowd S R, MacDonald J D. Percutaneous dilational tracheostomy in neurosurgical patients. Neurocritical Care 2005; 2(3): 268-273
StatusThis is a critical abstract of an economic evaluation that meets the criteria for inclusion on NHS EED. Each abstract contains a brief summary of the methods, the results and conclusions followed by a detailed critical assessment on the reliability of the study and the conclusions drawn.
Indexing statusSubject indexing assigned by NLM
Index termsAdult; Aged; Brain Diseases /complications /surgery; Direct Service Costs; Female; Follow-Up Studies; Humans; Intubation, Intratracheal; Length of Stay; Male; Middle Aged; Respiration, Artificial; Retrospective Studies; Tracheostomy /adverse effects /economics /methods; Treatment Outcome