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Table 6 Comparison of inappropriate stays by medical service Control Group (CG) vs Intervention Group (IG)

From: Reduction in inappropriate hospital use based on analysis of the causes

  CG (n:1355) IG (n:1320) P
Internal Medicine 89 (22.7) 52 (13.8) <0.001
Cardiology 3 (48.3) 24 (16.3) <0.001
Infectious Diseases 1 (17.4) 4 (6.9) 0.137
Oncohaematology (4.8) 3 (3.1) 0.772
Neurology 0 (53.3) 22 (26.5) <0.001
General Surgery 31 (13.1) 10 (4.2) <0.001
Orthopedic 43 (27.1) 4 (2.7) <0.001
Pneumology (4.2) 3 (6.5) 0.677
Digestive Diseases 18 (50.0) 9 (23.6) 0.035
Rheumatology 6 (75.0) 0 0.466
Ophthalmology 4 (100) 3 (75.0) 1.000
Otorhinolaryngology 0 3 (15.8) 0.084
Urology 10 (16.1) 0 0.001
Endocrinology 2 (40.0) 0 0.181
  1. Control Group (CG) Intervention Group (IG).