Frequency, Risk Factors, and Outcomes of Early Unplanned Readmissions to PICUs

Abstract Objectives—To determine the rate of unplanned PICU readmissions, examine the characteristics of index admissions associated with readmission, and compare outcomes of readmissions versus index admissions. Design—Retrospective cohort analysis. Setting—Ninety North American PICUs that participated in the Virtual Pediatric Intensive Continue reading Frequency, Risk Factors, and Outcomes of Early Unplanned Readmissions to PICUs