International Journal of Telemedicine and Applications / 2013 / Article / Tab 3

Research Article

Assessing Hospital Readmission Risk Factors in Heart Failure Patients Enrolled in a Telemonitoring Program

Table 3

Multivariable heart failure symptom predictors of 30-day hospital readmission ( ).

PredictorOR95% CI

Missed medications0.4930.235–1.0360.062
Cough1.0040.986–1.0220.655
Dizziness1.0180.991–1.0460.199
Pain0.9930.979–1.0070.342
Diet1.0190.998–1.0400.072
Rapid heart rate*1.0621.001–1.1270.047
Shortness of breath0.9980.980–1.0150.785
Swollen abdomen*0.9700.942–0.9990.042
Swollen feet1.0220.999–1.0450.06
Tiredness1.0000.987–1.0120.966

 *Indicates statistical significance .

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