Identifying Potentially Preventable Complications Using a Present on Admission Indicator
Hughes, J. S.
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Averill, R. F., Goldfield, N. I., Gay, J. C., Muldoon, J., McCullough, E., and Xiang, J.
This article describes the development of Potentially Preventable Complications (PPCs), a new method that uses a present on
admission (POA) indicator to identify in-hospital complications among secondary diagnoses that arise after admission.