Hospital Readmission and Length of Stay Over Time in Patients Undergoing Major Cardiovascular and Orthopedic Surgery: A Tale of 2 States Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Hip
  • Arthroplasty, Replacement, Knee
  • Coronary Artery Bypass
  • Length of Stay
  • Patient Readmission

abstract

  • We found no evidence of inverse relationship between LOS and readmission over time. In hip and knee replacement there is strong evidence that both LOS and readmission have been reduced simultaneously.

publication date

  • March 11, 2016

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/MLR.0000000000000528

PubMed ID

  • 26974680

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