Welcome to the “Fatality
rate and internment period as indicators of quality of care in
webpage. Here you can find all the material related to the work developed
context of our
1st year of the
Medicine Integrated Master’s Degree at
Medicina da Universidade do Porto.
This assignment was developed within the scope of the
curricular area of Introdução à Medicina I & II, and
to the evaluation and comparison of hospitals'
indicators in Portugal mainland. The main aims of our work are:
Compare hospitals’ quality based on 2 criteria:
fatality rate and length of stay.
Evaluate the improvements of medical care in hospitals
throughout the years (2000-2007).
other hand, the research question which our article and work are
based consists in:
is the status of medical care system in Portugal for AMI and how has
it evolved throughout the years (2000-2007)?
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We thank you
in advance for your visit!
Class Adviser: Armando Teixeira Pinto, PhD