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Discharge to Rehabilitation Predicts Greater Morbidity in Patients Undergoing Posterior Decompression and Fusion | Austen Katz

Keywords: rehabilitation,discharge disposition,posterior cervical fusion,morbidity,big data
2021 Annual Meeting | Abstracts - Top Reviewed Sweet Sixteen Pt. I
The NSQIP database was utilized to evaluate the relationship between discharge disposition and readmission, reoperation, and morbidity in patients undergoing posterior cervical decompression and fusion. After controlling for significant predictor variables, discharge to rehabilitation independently predicted morbidity.