December 2016 Featured Articles, Volume 223.

  title={December 2016 Featured Articles, Volume 223.},
  author={Rios-Diaz and Nehra},
  journal={Journal of the American College of Surgeons},
  volume={223 6},
Learning Objectives: After study of this article, surgeons should recognize that the care of the injured patient does not end upon discharge from the acute care hospital, and that the post-discharge care they receive can significantly influence long-term outcomes. The surgeon should also understand the impact that posthospital discharge care at an inpatient rehabilitation facility can have on the appropriately selected injured patient in terms of functional outcome, likelihood of eventual… CONTINUE READING