Concept variable

Day case

  Norwegian (bokmål)
Name Day case
Definition Examination or treatment that is more comprehensive than an out-patient consultation. Day cases are conducted in either hospital wards or in out-patients' departments. Within general hospital day cases consists of either day surgery or day medicine. Within psychiatric health and substance abuse treatment it includes both an activity and a dialogue.
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Owner 330 - Division for health statistics
Statistical unit Person
Subject 03.02.10 - Hospital services
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