Anemia is Associated With Rehospitalizations of Patients With Heart Failure
Repository Posting Date2017-07-27T19:24:22Z
Author DetailsYoun-Jung Son, PhD, Red Cross College of Nursing, Chung-Ang University, Seoul, Republic of South Korea; Youngrye Park, PhD, Department of Nursing, Kunsan National University, Gunsan, Republic of South Korea
Lead Author Sigma AffliationLambda Alpha-at-Large
Level of EvidenceN/A
As anemia is frequent condition that is often under-diagnosed and untreated, its prevention and early detection may lead to improved clinical outcomes. This study is the first to identify the prevalence of anemia in patients with HF and its influence on hospital readmissions and ED visits in Korea.