Some transitional care interventions more effective than others for reducing mortality, readmissions after heart failure

Main Point: Home-visiting programs and multidisciplinary heart failure (MDS-HF) clinic interventions reduce all-cause mortality and hospital readmissions following heart failure,

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Single-patient trials helpful in determining statin tolerability

Main Point: Single-patient, or n-of-1, trials may be a useful method for determining which patients are experiencing true statin-related discomfort

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Hospital Readmission Rate Varies Following Care at Rehabilitation Facility

Main Points: Chicago – Among rehabilitation facilities providing services to Medicare fee-for-service patients, 30-day hospital readmission rates vary, from about

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