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Year : 1991  |  Volume : 35  |  Issue : 3  |  Page : 71-4

Length of stay of in-patients of a gynaecological ward in a sub-divisional hospital in West Bengal.


Dept. of Community Medicine, N.B.M. College, Siliguri

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J B Saha
Dept. of Community Medicine, N.B.M. College, Siliguri

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Bed utilisation efficiency and hospital resource utilisation are of prime importance to remove the "Hospital Bottlenecks" which in turn reduces length of stay of in-patients. The present study on in-patient system in Gynaecology Ward of a non-teaching hospital revealed that a considerable number of bed days were unnecessarily lost during various activities related to investigation, operation and post-operative stay. Overall length of stay found in this study (14.02 days) is considerably higher than Indian optimum. Average time-lags found between admission to pre-operative investigation and post-operative stay were 3.25 days and 10.22 days respectively.


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