To find out the average length of stay, the rate of I/V catheter cellulites, the rate of bed sores among patients in stroke centre and determine the mortality rates. Methodology: This is a descriptive study, carried out at a tertiary care hospital over the period of six months. Data was analyzed by SPSS version 15.0. Result: Total numbers of patients were 36 from January 1 to June 30, 2007 at Stroke Center Liaquat National Hospital. The mean length of stay was 8.17 ±5.81 days. Patients had cellulitis (intravenous) 97.2%, only 2.8% of patients did not develop. The rate of bed sore was 41.7%. Conclusion: By effective implementation of the Management Information System (MIS) in health care delivery system we can find patients clinical issues and can reduce their length of stay.
Malik, Abdul; Zafar, A.; and Khan, F. S.
"using management information system to evaluate quality of care at tertiary care hospital’s stroke centre,"
Pakistan Journal of Neurological Sciences (PJNS): Vol. 9
, Article 3.
Available at: http://ecommons.aku.edu/pjns/vol9/iss1/3