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Table 3 Rates and causes of in-patient admissions

From: Rates and causes of 30-day readmission and emergency room utilization following head and neck surgery

Causes Numbers Rates
Infection: UTI, sepsis 11 26.83%
Respiratory: COPDE, dyspnea 7 17.07%
Pain: surgical/graft site 7 17.07%
Systemic: dehydration 7 17.07%
Neurologic: seizures 3 7.31%
Bleeding: surgical site 3 7.31%
Exacerbation of chronic condition 2 4.87%
Cardiac: chest pain 1 2.43%
  1. *UTI – urinary tract infection; COPDE; chronic obstructive pulmonary disease exacerbation