Factors Associated With Length of Hospitalization in Patients Admitted With Transient Ischemic Attack in United States

STROKEAHA: April 30, 2013

Background and Purpose—Approximately 70% of all patients presenting with transient ischemic attack are admitted to the hospital in United States. The duration and cost of hospitalization and associated factors are poorly understood. This article seeks to identify the proportion and determinants of prolonged hospitalization and to determine the impact on hospital charges using nationally representative data. Read more