Acute care

Scope Notes: Medical care that is meant to stabilize one's short-term medical condition and minimize complications. Acute rehabilitation includes both medical and rehabilitation services. Term added September 2005.
Broader Term:
ICF I:
  • e5 SERVICES, SYSTEMS AND POLICIES
ICF III:
  • e580 Health services, systems and policies
ICF IV:
  • e5800 Health services
Changes:
9/15/05 added
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