Open Access Research article

The impact of a pay-for-performance system on timing to hip fracture surgery: experience from the Lazio Region (Italy)

Paola Colais1*, Luigi Pinnarelli1, Danilo Fusco1, Marina Davoli1, Mario Braga2 and Carlo A Perucci3

Author Affiliations

1 Department of Epidemiology, Regional Health Service, Via Santa Costanza 53, Rome, Lazio Region 00198, Italy

2 Department of Social and Economic Planning, Rome, Lazio Region, Italy

3 National Agency of Regional Health Services, Rome, Italy

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BMC Health Services Research 2013, 13:393  doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-393

Published: 7 October 2013

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List of comorbidities used for risk adjustment.

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Comorbidities included in a model to predict surgery within 48 hours.

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