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U.S. Readmission Rates After STEMI

Kayyali, Andrea MSN, RN; Rosenberg, Karen

AJN The American Journal of Nursing: May 2012 - Volume 112 - Issue 5 - p 68
doi: 10.1097/01.NAJ.0000414326.84522.9a
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  • 30-day hospital readmission rates after ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction are higher in the United States than in other countries.
  • Shorter hospital stays in the United States may account for some of the difference.
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