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Table 2 LACE index and Clinician Subjective Predictions for Readmitted and Non-readmitted Patients

From: Clinicians can independently predict 30-day hospital readmissions as well as the LACE index

  Readmitted Not readmitted P-value
  (N = 78) (N = 281)  
LACE Index 0.003
 Mean (SD) 11.3 (3.4) 10.1 (3.3)  
 Median (Q1, Q3) 12 (9, 14) 10 (8, 12)  
 Min, Max 3, 18 1, 18  
Residents 0.002
 Mean (SD) 45.5 (28.9) 34.6 (24.8)  
 Median (Q1, Q3) 50 (20, 67.5) 30 (15, 50)  
 Min, Max 0, 100 0, 100  
 Missing data 6 17  
Attendings < 0.001
 Mean (SD) 48.1 (28.4) 31.1 (25.4)  
 Median (Q1, Q3) 40 (25, 70) 25 (10, 50)  
 Min, Max 5, 100 0, 100  
 Missing data 3 7  
Nurses 0.011
 Mean (SD) 40.2 (22.9) 30.6 (23.3)  
 Median (Q1, Q3) 40 (25, 50) 25 (10, 50)  
 Min, Max 3, 90 0, 100  
 Missing data 30 87  
  1. SD Standard Deviation, Q1 25th percentile, Q3 75th percentile