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Table 2 Post-discharge Outcomes

From: The Care Transitions Measure-3 Is Only Weakly Associated with Post-discharge Outcomes: a Retrospective Cohort Study in 48,384 Albertans

OutcomeMedical dischargesSurgical discharges
CTM-3 respondents (n = 11,689)Non-respondents (n = 14,219)p valueCTM-3 respondents (n = 7318)Non-respondents (n = 15,158)p value
30 days
  All-cause ED visit6657 (56.95%)8119 (57.10%)0.814503 (61.53%)9802 (64.07%)< 0.0001
  All-cause non-elective readmission1030 (8.81%)1116 (7.85%)0.005297 (4.06%)710 (4.68%)0.03
  All-cause ED visit or non-elective readmission6690 (57.23%)8168 (57.44%)0.734509 (61.62%)9822 (64.80%)< 0.0001
3 months
  All-cause ED visit9053 (77.45%)10,977 (77.20%)0.635678 (77.59%)12,401 (81.81%)< 0.0001
  All-cause non-elective readmission2059 (17.61%)2273 (15.99%)0.0005500 (6.83%)1149 (7.58%)0.04
  All-cause ED visit or non-elective readmission9080 (77.68%)11,003 (77.38%)0.575681 (77.63%)12,410 (81.87%)< 0.0001
12 months
  All-cause ED visit10,836 (92.70%)13,099 (92.12%)0.086510 (88.96%)13,848 (91.36%)< 0.0001
  All-cause non-elective readmission4270 (36.53%)4813 (33.85%)< 0.00011037 (14.17%)2194 (14.47%)0.54
  All-cause ED visit or non-elective readmission10,850 (92.82%)13,112 (92.21%)0.066511 (88.97%)13,853 (91.39%)< 0.0001
  1. Number of patients with each outcome (and percentage)