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Weekend admissions as an independent predictor of mortality: an analysis of Scottish hospital admissions

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  • Adam E Handel Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Clinical Neurology), University of Oxford, Oxford, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sunil V Patel Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Department of Surgery, London Health Sciences Centre, London, Canada PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Andrew Skingsley Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Imperial College Medical School. London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Katrina Bramley Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Department of Anaesthesia, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Roma Sobieski Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sreeram V Ramagopalan Wellcome Trust Centre for Human Genetics, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Nuffield Department of Clinical Neurosciences (Clinical Neurology), University of Oxford, Oxford, UK Department of Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, London, UK Blizard Institute, Queen Mary University of London, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, London, UK PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Sunil V Patel; Sunil.Patel{at}londonhospitals.ca, Dr Sreeram V Ramagopalan; s.ramagopalan{at}qmul.ac.uk
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Handel AE, Patel SV, Skingsley A, et al
Weekend admissions as an independent predictor of mortality: an analysis of Scottish hospital admissions

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  • Received July 11, 2012
  • Accepted October 4, 2012
  • First published November 6, 2012.
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November 06, 2012

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