Demographic parameters related to 30-day readmission of patients with pulmonary embolism: Analysis of 650,819 hospitalizations.

@article{Agrawal2016DemographicPR,
  title={Demographic parameters related to 30-day readmission of patients with pulmonary embolism: Analysis of 650,819 hospitalizations.},
  author={Yashwant Agrawal and Sandeep Patri and Hardik Satish Chhatrala and Soji Joseph and Frank S Saltiel and Jagadeesh K Kalavakunta and Vishal Gupta},
  journal={International journal of cardiology},
  year={2016},
  volume={221},
  pages={152-4}
}
BACKGROUND Pulmonary embolism (PE) is a serious medical condition associated with major morbidity, mortality and economic burden. Preventable hospital readmissions are a major economic challenge for the healthcare organizations and identifying patient subsets at risk of readmission will help report the issue. This retrospective study was performed to… CONTINUE READING