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Abstract Number: 407

A FLUID DISCHARGE: LIQUID OPIOIDS AND OTHER RISK FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO EXCESSIVE OPIOID PRESCRIPTIONS FROM A HOSPITAL MEDICINE SERVICE

Background: Recently enacted policies in multiple states have placed restrictions on opioid prescription days given the risk of development of chronic opioid therapy with prolonged opioid prescriptions. However, there are still patients who receive an [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:25:38+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Research, Transitions of Care|Comments Off on A FLUID DISCHARGE: LIQUID OPIOIDS AND OTHER RISK FACTORS THAT CONTRIBUTE TO EXCESSIVE OPIOID PRESCRIPTIONS FROM A HOSPITAL MEDICINE SERVICE

Abstract Number: 202

LENGTH OF STAY OUTLIERS: A CASE-CONTROL RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF INPATIENT ADMISSIONS TO A GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE SERVICE

Background: Length of stay (LOS) outliers are a focus of cost and resource utilization for hospitals in the United States. Limited research has been done to characterize outliers, risk factors, and barriers to discharge.Methods: We [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:20:36+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on LENGTH OF STAY OUTLIERS: A CASE-CONTROL RETROSPECTIVE STUDY OF INPATIENT ADMISSIONS TO A GENERAL INTERNAL MEDICINE SERVICE