Readmission after lung cancer resection is associated with a 6-fold increase in 90-day postoperative mortality
作者: Yinin HuTimothy L. McMurryJames M. IsbellGeorge J. StukenborgBenjamin D. Kozower
作者单位: 1Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Va
2Department of Public Health Sciences, University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, Va
刊名: The Journal of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgery, 2014, Vol.148 (5), pp.2261-2267.e1
来源数据库: Elsevier Journal
DOI: 10.1016/j.jtcvs.2014.04.026
英文摘要: Objectives(#br)Postoperative readmission affects patient care and healthcare costs. There is a paucity of nationwide data describing the clinical significance of readmission after thoracic operations. The purpose of this study was to evaluate the relationship between postoperative readmission and mortality after lung cancer resection.(#br)Methods(#br)Data were extracted for patients undergoing lung cancer resection from the linked Surveillance Epidemiology and End Results–Medicare registry (2006-2011), including demographics, comorbidities, socioeconomic factors, readmission within 30 days from discharge, and 90-day mortality. Readmitting facility and diagnoses were identified. A hierarchical regression model clustered at the hospital level identified predictors of...
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