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Risk factors and direct medical cost of early versus late unplanned readmissions among diabetes patients at a tertiary hospital in Singapore

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Objective: To examine the risk factors and direct medical costs associated with early (≤30 days) versus late (31–180 days) unplanned readmissions among patients with type 2 diabetes in Singapore.

Methods: Risk factors and associated costs among diabetes patients were investigated using electronic medical records from a local tertiary care hospital from 2010 to 2012. Multivariable logistic regression was used to identify risk factors associated with early a...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1080/03007995.2018.1431617

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDORMS
Role:
Author
ORCID:
0000-0001-5876-9363
Publisher:
Taylor and Francis
Journal:
Current Medical Research and Opinion More from this journal
Volume:
34
Issue:
6
Pages:
1071-1080
Publication date:
2018-02-20
Acceptance date:
2018-01-19
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EISSN:
1473-4877
ISSN:
0300-7995
Pmid:
29355431
Language:
English
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pubs:823529
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uuid:047116fa-5eca-4ce3-b6f9-52e2430af106
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pubs:823529
Source identifiers:
823529
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2018-02-25

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