Inpatients experienced a decline in continuity of care between 1996 and 2006, but the hospitalist model doesn't seem to be to blame, the authors of a new analysis concluded.
Preoperative anemia in patients who underwent major noncardiac surgery was associated with a higher morbidity and mortality risk in the 30 days after surgery, a new study found.
Patients who have undergone elective percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) may be able to leave the hospital the same day without a negative effect on outcomes, a new study suggests.
There's no definitive evidence that any single intervention reduces 30-day hospital readmissions, a literature review concluded.
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