Case finding for patients at risk of readmission to hospital: development of algorithm to identify high risk patients

Jennifer Dixon, John Billings, Tod Mijanovich, David Wennberg
Publication:  BMJ
Reference:  BMJ 2006; 333 (7563): 327-330

This paper describes the development of the Patients at Risk of Re-hospitalisation (PARR) tool and discusses the implications for policy makers and practitioners interested in implementing effective programmes to manage high-risk patients.

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