Most hospital episodes due to injury are brief (mean duration of 3.1 days for Community injury) and hospital admission (if it occurs at all) usually follows soon after occurrence of an injury. ... This includes nearly all public and private hospitals in Australia that provide acute care services. ... have any code from ICD -10-AM Chapter XIX (Injury, poisoning and certain other consequences of external causes S00aT98) as their Principal Diagnosis fall into one of these two groups (Table A1).
|Title||:||Hospital Separations Due to Injury and Poisoning, Australia 2008-09|
|Publisher||:||AIHW - 2012|