Early recognition of risk factors for adverse outcomes during hospitalization among Medicare patients: a prospective cohort study

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BACKGROUND There is a persistently high incidence of adverse events during hospitalization among Medicare beneficiaries. Attributes of vulnerability are prevalent, readily apparent, and therefore potentially useful for recognizing those at greatest risk for hospital adverse events who may benefit most from preventive measures. We sought to identify patient… (More)
DOI: 10.1186/1471-2318-13-72

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@inproceedings{Borenstein2013EarlyRO, title={Early recognition of risk factors for adverse outcomes during hospitalization among Medicare patients: a prospective cohort study}, author={Jeff Edward Borenstein and Harriet Udin Aronow and Linda Burnes Bolton and Jua Choi and Catherine J. Bresee and Glenn D Braunstein}, booktitle={BMC geriatrics}, year={2013} }