2-day length of stay is not inferior to 3 days in total knee arthroplasty with regards to 30-day readmissions

Source:  Journal of Arthroplasty 2014, 5 December [epub]

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Date of publication:  December 2014

Publication type:  Journal article

In a nutshell:  Study compares the risk of 30-day readmissions after TKA looking at 23,655 consecutive primary unilateral TKA patients with 2-, 3- and 4-day length of stay.

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Acknowledgement:  Journal of Arthroplasty

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