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Medical intervention shortening a patient’s life without the patient’s explicit request

Medical decision at the end of life in which the medical doctor reports that: - the patient’s death resulted from a treatment prescribed or administered by her/him or a colleague with the explicit...

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Care for thrombotic patients

Medical service that can provide care in cases of (acute) thrombosis.

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Day of absence (hospital)

Day preceding a night in which a patient is absent from the hospital, not being the day the patient is dismissed.

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Caribbean NL: medical contacts, medicines; personal characteristics

GP, specialist, dentist, fysiotherapist, hospitalisation, medicine use Sex, age, educational level

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Nearly 230 thousand fewer hospital admissions in 2020

In 2020, the total number of hospital admissions stood at 2.7 million. This is 12 percent lower than in 2019.

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More obesity and diabetes among adults at risk of poverty

In 2021, half of the Dutch population aged 18 years and over were overweight.

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3,480 COVID-19 deaths in Q1

In the first quarter of 2022, a total of 3,480 people died due to COVID-19. This represents 8.1 percent of all deaths in that quarter.

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Intensifying pain and symptom treatment

Medical action at the end of life by which the treatment of pain or symptoms is intensified through one or more types of medication, taking into account that this treatment is likely to or will...

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CBS explores possible privacy preserving techniques with universities

Statistics Netherlands (CBS) is constantly looking for new methods and techniques to meet the steadily growing demand for statistical information.

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Nursing day average

The number of nursing days in a given period divided by the number of patients admitted.

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Not starting and/or ending treatment

Medical decision at the end of life in which the likelihood or certainty exists that a patient will die sooner.

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Day-patient admissions further up

Over the past 15 years, the total amount of day-patient hospital admissions has soared. The number of in-patient hospital admissions, defined as admissions including at least one overnight...

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How many deaths are registered per week?

On a weekly basis, mortality in the Netherlands stands at 2,900 on average. It tends to be higher in winter than in summer.

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Independent thrombosis service

Enterprises classified in SBI 86.92.4 ("Medical laboratories, intensive care for thrombotic patients and other analyses supporting medical treatment") with the only activity thrombosis service.

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Hospital

An officially recognised institution for intramural health care, where patients with a specific physical disease are provided with one or more forms of specialist medical treatment and nursing and...

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Steep increase in day-patient admissions for chronic enteritis

Out-patient hospital admissions are becoming more and more common. The number of out-patient hospital admissions for chronic enteritis (e.g. Crohn’s disease) has risen far above average.

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Poor chances on the job market for chronic patients

Only 7 percent of unemployed chronic patients in 2008 had managed to find jobs one year later.

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Fewer stroke and prostate cancer patients die within one year after their first hospitalisation

Between 2000 and 2005, mortality among stroke and prostate cancer patients within one year after their first hospital admission dropped by more than 25 and 21 percent respectively. The mortality...

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The importance of reliable data in times of crisis

The COVID-19 crisis has brought with it a great need for reliable data, and national statistical offices (NSOs) are playing an important role in this regard.

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Tertiary education

Sector including the following institutions (as of 1997): mental health hospitals and institutions for child, youth, forensic, clinical care for addictions and part-time psychiatric treatment;...

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Health and health care; personal characteristics

Health, chronic disorders, use of health care sex, age, eduational level, ethnicity, income level

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Health, lifestyle, health care use and supply, causes of death; key figures

Birth, death, life expectancy, health and disease, use of health care services, education and labour market, costs of care, care providers

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Health, lifestyle, health care use and supply, causes of death; from 1900

Health status, lifestyle, use of health care services, care supply, (healthy) life expectancy and causes of death

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Health expenditure; providers and functions for international comparisons

Health accounts; providers and functions, healthcare providers; healthcare functions

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