DUBLIN--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The "Q4 Acute Care 2017: Medical Supply Utilization Trends" report has been added to ResearchAndMarkets.com's offering.
The Acute Care Surgical Volume-Weighted Utilization Index rose by 5.1 points in Q4 2017 to 18.9. The index shows the acute care market in slight expansion.
Index increases are driven by a reported increase in admissions, ER volumes, and surgical volumes.
Two of six measured regions parted from the trend in Q4. The southeast and northwest regions had slight index value declines in the fourth quarter.
Acute care facilities of all sizes show index increases comparable to overall national trends.
Key Topics Covered:
1. Executive Summary
3. Index Data
5. National Breakdown
6. Regional Breakdown
7. Research Methods
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