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    Clinical infectious diseases…
    2008
  • DOI:10.1086/526526

Causes and risk factors for rehospitalization of patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia.

@article{Jasti2008CausesAR,
  title={Causes and risk factors for rehospitalization of patients hospitalized with community-acquired pneumonia.},
  author={Harish Jasti and Eric M Mortensen and D. S. Obrosky and Wishwa Kapoor and Michael J. Fine},
  journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America},
  year={2008},
  volume={46 4},
  pages={
          550-6
        }
}
BACKGROUND Rehospitalization after inpatient treatment of community-acquired pneumonia occurs in one-tenth of all hospitalizations, but the clinical circumstances surrounding readmission to the hospital have not been well studied. The objective of this study was to identify the causes and risk factors for rehospitalization of inpatients with community-acquired pneumonia. METHODS This project was performed as part of a randomized, multicenter, controlled trial of the implementation of practice… CONTINUE READING

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