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Predictors of 30-day hospital readmission after coronary artery bypass.

Authors
  • Stewart, R D
  • Campos, C T
  • Jennings, B
  • Lollis, S S
  • Levitsky, S
  • Lahey, S J
Type
Published Article
Journal
The Annals of Thoracic Surgery
Publisher
Elsevier
Publication Date
Jul 01, 2000
Volume
70
Issue
1
Pages
169–174
Identifiers
PMID: 10921703
Source
Medline
License
Unknown

Abstract

These data show that most of the classic risk factors for postoperative mortality are not necessarily associated with increased readmission. However, female gender and diabetes are associated with greater than twice the risk of 30-day readmission following CABG.

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