Factors affecting readmission rates following primary total hip arthroplasty

Source:  Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery 2014, 96(14), 1201-09

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Date of publication:  July 2014

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Looks at a study population of 9441 patients to identify both preoperative comorbidities and postoperative conditions that increase the risk of readmission following total hip arthroplasty.

Length of publication:  9 pages

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:  JBJS


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