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Table 3 Reasons for 30-Day Readmission

From: Risk factors for readmission in patients discharged with outpatient parenteral antimicrobial therapy: a retrospective cohort study

Reason Readmitteda
(n = 42)
Worsening of existing infection 8 (19.0)
New infection 6 (14.3)
Not related to infection 29 (69.0)
 Line complication 17 (58.6)
 Other 12 (41.4)
Adverse reaction to medicationb 1 (2.4)
  1. All values expressed as n (%)
  2. aMore than one reason for readmission was noted for some patients bAcute kidney injury caused by vancomycin 1 g every 12 h