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Table 3 Mean hospital lengths of stay by diagnosis for patients age 65 and over

From: A retrospective analysis of health systems in Denmark and Kaiser Permanente

Diagnoses KP Days (mean) DHS Days (mean)
Stroke 4.3 23.0
COPD 3.8 5.1
Coronary bypass 9.8 N/A
AMI 4.4 7.2
Angina pectoris 2.2 4.5
Hip replacement 4.5 9.5
Hip fracture 4.9 12.1
Kidney or urinary bladder infection 3.8 5.0