There was a trend toward higher bleeding risk in ACS patients (OR, 1.42; 95% CI, 0.94 to 2.14) and no effect in sepsis patients (OR, 0.96; 95%
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Hospital costs for potentially preventable hospitalizations were about one of every 10 dollars of total hospital expenditures in 2006.
$7, 729; P=0.030). The cost-savings trend emerged by the second year of treatment, and the majority of the cost offsets of simvastatin–ezetimibe were associated with coronary revascularization (
Overall, the trend of declining readmissions is encouraging, according to the study authors, who expressed hope that their findings would “lead to better development of innovative, patient-centered intervention strategies that
The reduction in minocycline resistance was the “single encouraging trend” observed in the study.
That number is how much we will save if we are able to hold the trend in Medicare hospital spending to a half a percentage point less than the national trend.
21.4% and 23.2% in 2014, respectively; P < 0.001 for trend for both).
Nearly all studies of these interventions found a significant reduction in trend over time and/or immediate change.
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