Definition of Readmission in 3,041 Patients Undergoing Hepatectomy.


BACKGROUND Readmission rates of 9.7% to 15.5% after hepatectomy have been reported. These rates are difficult to interpret due to variability in the time interval used to monitor readmission. The aim of this study was to refine the definition of readmission after hepatectomy. STUDY DESIGN A prospectively maintained database of 3,041 patients who underwent… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.01.063


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@article{Brudvik2015DefinitionOR, title={Definition of Readmission in 3,041 Patients Undergoing Hepatectomy.}, author={Kristoffer Watten Brudvik and Yoshihiro Mise and Claudius Conrad and Giuseppe Zimmitti and Thomas Aloia and J. Nicholas Vauthey}, journal={Journal of the American College of Surgeons}, year={2015}, volume={221 1}, pages={38-46} }