Is higher patient satisfaction associated with better stroke outcomes?
Peking University Health Science Center, 38 Xueyuan Rd, Beijing 100191, China. E-mail: [email protected]
- Published Article
The American journal of managed care
- Publication Date
Oct 01, 2017
Global patient satisfaction was positively associated with the quality of stroke care; however, improvements in patient satisfaction were linked to higher stroke care costs. In addition, patient satisfaction with discharge information was linked to worse outcomes. As a result, patient satisfaction should be used with caution as a quality indicator for stroke care.
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