How Social Factors Influence Discharge, Readmission After Total Hip Arthroplasty
In this podcast, Bella Mehta, MBBS, MS, from Hospital for Special Surgery, discusses her research about the impact of socioeconomic status on discharge disposition and 90-day readmission after elective total hip arthroplasty, and more.
- Mehta B, Goodman S, Ho K, Parks M, Ibrahim S. Community-level deprivation index: impact on discharge destination after elective hip replacement [abstract 1852]. Arthritis Rheumatol. 2019;71(suppl 10). Presented at: 2019 ACR/ARP Annual Meeting; November 8-13, 2019; Atlanta GA. https://acrabstracts.org/abstract/community-level-deprivation-index-impact-on-discharge-destination-after-elective-hip-replacement/. Accessed January 6, 2020.
Bella Mehta, MBBS, MS, is a rheumatologist at Hospital for Special Surgery in New York, New York.