• ICU admission, multispecialty care, other factors extend pediatric neurology hospital stay

    1 day ago - By Healio

    Several factors, including pediatric ICU admission and multispecialty care, increased length of stay and costs at pediatric neurology hospitals, according to results of a retrospective review published in Journal of Child Neurology.
    “Pediatric neurology admissions account for a large proportion of children's hospital admissions and have a 30-day readmission rate of 6.9%,” Annie Roliz, MD, from the division of child neurology in the department of pediatrics at Cohen Children's Medical Center in New York, and colleagues wrote. “Little is known about the factors
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