Published in Health Insurance Week, October 25th, 2009
"Congestive heart failure (odds ratio, 2.1; 95% confidence interval, 1.2-3.5; P< .01) and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (odds ratio, 1.8; 95% confidence interval, 1.2-2.7; P< .01) were associated with a significantly increased risk of experiencing any adverse event during the index hospitalization. The 30-day postprocedure rate of readmission for all causes was 5.5%. Experiencing an adverse event during the index...
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