The number of patients admitted to hospitals increases by 0,5% in 2015

During 2015, 78.988 patients were admitted to state hospitals for treatment and were discharged, recording an increase of 0,5% over the previous year, according to the annual report Health and Hospital Statistics released by the Statistical Service of Cyprus. The disease category, Neoplasms has the highest share 12,9% of in-patients in general hospitals. 33.069 surgical operations were performed in general hospitals on in-patients and out-patients, recording a decrease of 6,2% over the previous year.

Source: Cyprus News Agency