Source: Journal of Arthroplasty 2016, July 13 [epub]
Date of publication: July 2016
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: Examines preoperative patient characteristics and perioperative hospital factors that correlate with a longer length of stay. Having good preoperative data helps allocate limited healthcare resources towards patients more likely to leave in one day.
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Acknowledgement: Journal of Arthroplasty