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    What kind of graph is this?

    I have posted this question in the SPSS part of the forum previously, but would like to repost it here, because it is not specific to SPSS. Please see the two attached images. My main question: How are graphs such as these made? The graph labels are in Norwegian, please see the bottom of this...
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    Analyzing and visualizing patient flow in an emergency department

    Thank you for the reply. That's certainly an important point. However, I think that's a point belonging to the discussion of our results, not whether or not a calculation is possible. We are running preliminary analyses on these six months. However, the methods we employ will be used as a...
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    Analyzing and visualizing patient flow in an emergency department

    LOS in the ED / the time it takes in the ED. Time and date is recorded for patient arrival to the ED, and departure (to another department or out of the hospital).
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    Analyzing and visualizing patient flow in an emergency department

    Thank you for the quick reply. Six months: We have more than 16,000 subjects. Don’t your think that’s enough? For example to evaluate whether more simultaneous patients in the emergency department equals longer length-of-stay. An additional, related question: What is a good way to describe...
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    Analyzing and visualizing patient flow in an emergency department

    Hi, my team has a 6-month dataset of individual patients in the emergency departments of three hospitals. Variables include demographics (sex, gender), time of arrival and departure (and thus length-of-stay), and which diagnoses the patient received. In addition, we have registered the triage...