Total joint arthroplasty readmission rates and reasons for 30-day hospital readmission

Source:  Journal of Arthroplasty 2014, 29(3), 465-68

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Date of publication:  March 2014

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  A retrospective review of 4288 TJA patients was conducted to determine readmission rates and reasons for readmission within 30 days of discharge, in particular whether early discharge resulted in an increase in readmissions.

Some important notes:  You will need an NHS Athens username and password to access this article.  Please contact your local NHS library if you cannot access the full text.  Follow this link to find your local NHS library.

Acknowledgement:  Journal of Arthroplasty

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