Fragmented Care is Prevalent among Inflammatory Bowel Disease Readmissions and is Associated with Worse Outcomes Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Crohn Disease
  • Escherichia coli
  • Gram-Positive Bacteria
  • Ileum
  • Intestinal Mucosa

abstract

  • Over one in four IBD inpatient readmissions are fragmented. Disparities and differences in fragmentation exist and contribute to poor patient outcomes. Additional efforts targeting fragmentation should be made to better coordinate IBD management, reduce healthcare gaps, and promote high-value care.

publication date

  • January 2018

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1038/s41395-018-0417-9

PubMed ID

  • 30420634

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 276

end page

  • 290