Homeward bound: An analysis of patients discharged home from an oncologic intensive care unit
Journal of Critical Care, 08/21/2012
Chawla S et al. – Home discharge of intensive care unit (ICU) patients at the institution is infrequent but consistent. Almost one third of these patients were readmitted to the hospital within 30 days. Enhancements to the ICU home discharge process may be required to ensure optimal post–ICU care.