TABLE 1

Age Ranges of Patients at Index Admissions

AgeNo. of Patients (%)aNo. of Readmissions (%)b
0–7 d249 (17.4)255 (10.0)
8–30 d50 (3.5)68 (2.7)
31–60 d72 (5.0)98 (3.8)
61–364 d223 (15.5)432 (17.0)
1–2 y180 (12.5)363 (14.3)
3–9 y281 (19.6)534 (21.0)
10–14 y197 (13.7)415 (16.3)
≥15 y183 (12.8)381 (15.0)
Total1435 (100)2546 (100)
  • a Patient age is reported at the time of the first index admission during the study period in 1435 total patients.

  • b Patients age is reported at the time of the index admission in each admission-readmission pair. Thus, there were 2546 pairs of index admissions and 15-day readmissions.