Rates and Predictors of 30-Day Readmissions in Patients Undergoing Bariatric Surgery in the US: a Nationwide Study Article (Faculty180)

cited authors

  • Sharma, Sachit; Aziz, Muhammad; Vohra, Ishaan; Kamal, Faisal; Acharya, Ashu; Khan, Zubair; Weissman, Simcha; Nawras, Ali


  • Among various therapeutic options for morbid obesity, bariatric surgery (BS) is now considered one of the most effective methods of weight loss. We decided to perform an analysis to look at 30-day all-cause readmission and independent predictors of readmission in patients undergoing BS.


publication date

  • 2021

published in

start page

  • 62

end page

  • 69


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