Early readmission after kidney transplantation: Examination of discharge-level factors Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Kidney Transplantation
  • Patient Discharge
  • Patient Readmission
  • Renal Insufficiency

abstract

  • Specific discharge level factors correlate with readmission irrespective of comorbidities and transplant complications. These findings may have important implications on discharge practice by aiding to identify which KTx recipients could be targeted for enhanced care transitions. Overall, potential opportunities for readmission reduction exist on multiple process levels.

publication date

  • January 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/TP.0000000000001089

PubMed ID

  • 26863475

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 1079

end page

  • 85

volume

  • 100

number

  • 5