The Relevance of Readmissions after Common IR Procedures: Readmission Rates and Association with Early Mortality

Author: Rei Mitsuyama, MS2, Brown University Editor: David Petrov, MD, PGY-3, Allegheny Health Network – Temple University School of Medicine  Introduction Lowering readmission rates is one of the top priorities of US healthcare reform. Early readmission after acute care is associated with lower quality of care in the index admission Read more…