- •This study aimed to investigate the effect of rehabilitation on hospital readmissions in cirrhotic patients.
- •The present study demonstrated that rehabilitation is associated with lower proportions of 30- and 90-day readmissions in patients with cirrhosis.
- •Rehabilitation may be one way to reduce the risk of readmission in patients hospitalized for cirrhosis.
Main Outcome Measures
List of abbreviations:DPC (Diagnosis Procedure Combination), HR (hazard ratio), JMDC (Japan Medical Data Center), LOS (length of stay), MI (multiple imputation), RR (risk ratio)
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Supported by the Japanese Society for the Promotion of Science KAKENHI (grant no. JP 18K10690).