Charlson Comorbidity Scale
Evaluation Tools - Cost/Utilization
Mary E. Charlson, MD
Author Contact Information:
Department of Medicine
Weill Medical College
525 E. 68 St., Box 130
New York, NY 10021
Charlson ME, Hollenberg JP, Hou J, Cooper M, Pochapin M, Pecker M. Realizing the potential of clinical judgment: a real-time strategy for predicting outcomes and cost for medical inpatients.Am J Med. 2000 Aug 15;109(3):189-95.
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care coordination, continuity of care, healtlh, case management, symptom management, care plan
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