Cost analysis of sports injuries diagnosis in a university hospital sports medicine department


YAKAL S., ERTUNA A., Tahirbegolli B., Bayraktar B.

GAZZETTA MEDICA ITALIANA ARCHIVIO PER LE SCIENZE MEDICHE, vol.180, no.11, pp.689-694, 2021 (ESCI) identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 180 Issue: 11
  • Publication Date: 2021
  • Doi Number: 10.23736/s0393-3660.20.04473-3
  • Journal Name: GAZZETTA MEDICA ITALIANA ARCHIVIO PER LE SCIENZE MEDICHE
  • Journal Indexes: Emerging Sources Citation Index (ESCI), Scopus, EMBASE
  • Page Numbers: pp.689-694
  • Keywords: Sports medicine, Athletic injuries, Costs and cost analysis, ECONOMIC BURDEN, HEALTH, OBESITY, ASSOCIATION, FREQUENCY
  • Istanbul University Affiliated: Yes

Abstract

BACKGROUND: Although the most important tool for diagnosing sports injuries is physical examination, further ex-aminations are needed in some cases to confirm the diagnosis and determine the degree of injury that leads to increased diagnostic and treatment costs.