SESSION TITLE: Cardiovascular Disease
SESSION TYPE: Original Investigation Poster
PRESENTED ON: Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at 01:30 PM - 02:30 PM
PURPOSE: To identify clinical variations between CHF patients readmitted versus not re-admitted within 30 days of discharge.
METHODS: Data from 4,696 patients with a primary admission diagnosis of CHF were analyzed retrospectively in those re-admitted and not re-admitted. Laboratory results and clinical characteristics were then analyzed for differences between the two groups 48 and 96 hours prior to discharge.