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Table 2 Incidence of adverse outcomes (N = 214 patients)

From: Early recognition of risk factors for adverse outcomes during hospitalization among Medicare patients: a prospective cohort study

Outcome n (%)
Any adverse events during hospitalization 46 (21.5)
Adverse drug events 25 (11.7)
Hospital-Acquired Infections 11 (5.1)
Transfer to intensive care 12 (5.6)
Complications of a medical procedure 12 (5.6)
Hospital-acquired pressure ulcers 2 (0.9)
Falls during hospital 5 (2.3)
Length of hospital stay 7 days and longer 56 (26.2)
Mortality during hospitalization 3 (1.4)
Readmission within 30 days of hospital discharge 45 (21.0)