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Early discharge compared with ordinary discharge after percutaneous coronary intervention – a systematic review and meta-analysis of safety and cost

Overview of attention for article published in Vascular Health and Risk Management, March 2017
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Title
Early discharge compared with ordinary discharge after percutaneous coronary intervention – a systematic review and meta-analysis of safety and cost
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Vascular Health and Risk Management, March 2017
DOI 10.2147/vhrm.s122951
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Michael Abdelnoor, Jack Gunnar Andersen, Harald Arnesen, Odd Johansen

Abstract

We aimed to summarize the pooled effect of early discharge compared with ordinary discharge after percutaneous coronary intervention (PCI) on the composite endpoint of re-infarction, revascularization, stroke, death, and incidence of rehospitalization. We also aimed to compare costs for the two strategies. The study was a systematic review and a meta-analysis of 12 randomized controlled trials including 2962 patients, followed by trial sequential analysis. An estimation of cost was considered. Follow-up time was 30 days. For early discharge, pooled effect for the composite endpoint was relative risk of efficacy (RRe)=0.65, 95% confidence interval (CI) (0.52-0.81). Rehospitalization had a pooled effect of RRe=1.10, 95% CI (0.88-1.38). Early discharge had an increasing risk of rehospitalization with increasing frequency of hypertension for all populations, except those with stable angina, where a decreasing risk was noted. Advancing age gave increased risk of revascularization. Early discharge had a cost reduction of 655 Euros per patient compared with ordinary discharge. The pooled effect supports the safe use of early discharge after PCI in the treatment of a heterogeneous population of patients with coronary artery disease. There was an increased risk of rehospitalization for all subpopulations, except patients with stable angina. Clinical trials with homogeneous populations of acute coronary syndrome are needed to be conclusive on this issue.

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Geographical breakdown

Country Count As %
Unknown 73 100%

Demographic breakdown

Readers by professional status Count As %
Other 9 12%
Researcher 7 10%
Student > Postgraduate 6 8%
Student > Ph. D. Student 5 7%
Student > Doctoral Student 4 5%
Other 12 16%
Unknown 30 41%
Readers by discipline Count As %
Nursing and Health Professions 10 14%
Medicine and Dentistry 9 12%
Psychology 4 5%
Agricultural and Biological Sciences 2 3%
Chemistry 2 3%
Other 9 12%
Unknown 37 51%

Attention Score in Context

This research output has an Altmetric Attention Score of 2. This is our high-level measure of the quality and quantity of online attention that it has received. This Attention Score, as well as the ranking and number of research outputs shown below, was calculated when the research output was last mentioned on 14 December 2018.
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#14,929,039
of 22,962,258 outputs
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#471
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#187,436
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Outputs of similar age from Vascular Health and Risk Management
#4
of 10 outputs
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