Silver Book Fact

Average length of stay for major bleeding complications

Fact image

The average length of stay for major bleeding complications is six days.

Fanikos J, Grasso-Correnti N, Shah R, Kucher N, et al. Major Bleeding Complications in a Specialized Anticoagulation Service. Am J Cardiol. 2005; 96(4): 595-8. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/16098319

Reference

Title
Major Bleeding Complications in a Specialized Anticoagulation Service
Publication
Am J Cardiol
Publication Date
2005
Authors
Fanikos J, Grasso-Correnti N, Shah R, Kucher N, et al.
Volume & Issue
Volume 96, Issue 4
Pages
595-8
URL
Read Full Resource

Categories

  • Economic Burden

Related Facts

  • Inpatient & outpatient AFib treatment costs
    Distribution of inpatient and selected outpatient costs for treating AFib.  
  • Medical service utilization in AFib
    Medical service utilization in persons with and without atrial fibrillation  
  • Hospitalization costs for patients with nonrecurrent ischemic stroke
    The cost of hospitalization for patients with nonrecurrent ischemic stroke is $4,991 more in patients with atrial fibrillation, than in patients without the disease.        
  • Total medical costs for Afib patients over 15-month period
    A study of Medicare beneficiaries with atrial fibrillation found that total medical costs for treating these patients during a 15-month follow-up period were an average of $24,000 per patient—63% of…  
  • Atrial fibrillation costs
    Around 73% of total U.S. atrial fibrillation costs are for inpatient expenses.