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The impact of major intraoperative adverse events on hospital readmissions.

Nandan AR, Bohnen JD, Chang DC, et al. The impact of major intraoperative adverse events on hospital readmissions. Am J Surg. 2017;213(1):10-17. doi:10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.03.018.

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August 17, 2016
Nandan AR, Bohnen JD, Chang DC, et al. Am J Surg. 2017;213(1):10-17.

Hospital readmissions are an increasing focus of health care quality. Examining the impact of major intraoperative adverse events on 30-day readmissions in patients undergoing abdominal surgery, this study found that patients with major intraoperative adverse events experienced a two-fold increase in readmission rates.

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Nandan AR, Bohnen JD, Chang DC, et al. The impact of major intraoperative adverse events on hospital readmissions. Am J Surg. 2017;213(1):10-17. doi:10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.03.018.