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Acute stroke clinical care standard indicators: 4a- Proportion of patients with a final diagnosis of acute stroke seen by a physiotherapist within 48 hours of presentation to hospital, 2019-

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Metadata item type:Help on this termIndicator
Indicator type:Help on this termIndicator
Short name:Help on this termIndicator 4a- Proportion of patients with a final diagnosis of acute stroke seen by a physiotherapist within 48 hours of hospital presentation
METeOR identifier:Help on this term719107
Registration status:Help on this termAustralian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standardisation pending 09/09/2019
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Proportion of patients with a final diagnosis of acute stroke seen by a physiotherapist within 48 hours of presentation to hospital.

Indicator set:Help on this termClinical care standard indicators: acute stroke Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care, Standardisation pending 09/09/2019

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Both the numerator and the denominator include patients with a final diagnosis of acute stroke. The final diagnosis is made at the hospital where the patient is admitted for the acute phase of management of their stroke.

Hospital 'presentation' means the time of the patients initial physical contact with the hospital in relation to their acute stroke. This may be through presentation to the emergency department, or direct admission to a ward.

Presented as a percentage.

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(Numerator ÷ denominator) x 100

Numerator:Help on this term

Number of patients with a final diagnosis of acute stroke seen be a physiotherapist within 48 hours of presentation to hospital.

Denominator:Help on this term

Number of patients with a final diagnosis of acute stroke who separated from hospital.

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Representation class:Help on this termPercentage
Data type:Help on this termReal
Unit of measure:Help on this termEpisode
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N[NN]

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Australian Commission on Safety and Quality in Health Care

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