The study found a U-shaped association between length of stay and 30-day readmissions for heart failure or cardiovascular causes. ... According to an accompanying editorial, the results lend support to the impression that some heart failure patients are
or pneumonia (9.8%), or a secondary diagnosis of heart failure with another principal diagnosis (65.4%). ... said, noting that other recent research has shown increasing mortality among heart failure patients.
Preoperative heart failure was based on clinical documentation, and postoperative heart failure (including exacerbations) was based on Framingham criteria. ... A more robust analysis of heart failure, with differentiation between systolic and diastolic
Elevated heart rate at discharge may be associated with death, readmissions in heart failure patients
Overall, 9,097 patients with heart failure were included in the study, almost half of whom (47.1%) were men. ... higher risk for readmission for heart failure and cardiovascular disease within 30 days.
Certain geriatric conditions in older persons with heart failure may be modifiable risk factors for hospital admission, according to a new study. ... failure. Community-dwelling older patients who had a new diagnosis of heart failure were included, and
Hypotension drug faces withdrawal. U.S. states in the Mountain region had the lowest average rate of potentially avoidable heart failure hospitalizations in 2006, while states in the East South Central ... The Mountain region, including Montana, Wyoming,
HFACTION involved 2,331 heart failure patients (average age, 59 years) who were followed for about 2.5 years. ... Researchers tested whether irbesartan (Avapro) might decrease death and hospitalizations for heart failure, myocardial infarction, stroke
PE hospitalizations and vena cava filter placements, preadmission glucocorticoids and 30-day poststroke mortality, troponin and heart failure readmissions, and more. ... The systematic review and meta-analysis included 26 studies of patients hospitalized
The results of the study were published Aug. 12, 2020, by JACC: Heart Failure and appeared in the Nov. ... 8, 2020, issue. Overall, 22,677 patients hospitalized for heart failure with reduced ejection fraction were included in the study.
Sahai. “You need to know the patient has diabetes or hypertension or heart failure, so there are no issues postop. ... heart failure.