Overview of Operating Room Procedures During Inpatient Stays in U.S. Hospitals, 2018
Report offering statistics on operating room (OR) procedures during 2018 using National Inpatient Sample (NIS) data. Compares OR procedure rates to overall hospital stays, examines patient characteristics including rural and metro location, and ranks the top 20 OR procedures with breakdowns by gender, age, and costliness.
Kimberly W. McDermott, Lan Liang
Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality
Health conditions · Healthcare business and finance · Hospitals · Rural-urban differences · Statistics and data · Surgery