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Table 2 Results of the AEP application

From: Does clinical governance influence the appropriateness of hospital stay?

  Mean SD Min Max 95% CI
Medical Records 29.17 20.43 8 125  
Days evaluated (AEP) 143.53 83.80 32 400  
% inappropriateness (days) 27.69% 19.21% 0.00% 70.90% 22.04% -33.33%
% appropriateness in admissions 63.01% 24.86% 20.00% 100.00% 55.71% - 70.31%
% admissions in urgency* 37.78% 27.80% 0.01% 98.9% 29.42% -46.12%
  1. SD: standard deviation; CI: confidence interval.
  2. *The percentage of urgent admissions is referred to 45 wards over 47 because of the lack of this information for two Units.