Thirty-Day Readmission Rate Is High for Hospitalized Patients Discharged With Home Parenteral Nutrition or Intravenous Fluids.
1 Department of Gastroenterology, West Virginia University-Ruby Memorial Hospital, Morgantown, West Virginia, USA.
2 Center for Human Nutrition, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
3 Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
4 Department of General Surgery, Cleveland Clinic, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
- Published Article
JPEN. Journal of parenteral and enteral nutrition
- Publication Date
Nov 01, 2017
Patients discharged with HPS have a high 30-day readmission rate, although most readmissions were not related to the HPS itself. The presence and degree of malnutrition were not associated with 30-day readmissions.
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