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Table 2 Quantile Regression of Pneumonia 30-day Readmission Rates

From: Association of hospice utilization and publicly reported outcomes following hospitalization for pneumonia or heart failure: a retrospective cohort study

  25th percentile 50th percentile 75th percentile
Hospice days per decedent −0.015 −0.021 −0.017
Quality of care −0.0049 0.014 0.035
Acute care hospital beds per 1000 residents 0.25 0.29 0.50
Median income (in thousands, USD) 0.0073 0.0034 0.0037
Population density (in thousands, per square mile) 0.036 0.040 0.048
Northeast region** 0.26 0.14 0.20
Southern region** 0.25 0.13 0.26
Western region** −0.39 −0.54 −0.42
  1. *Values for which p < 0.05 are bolded
  2. **Reference region: Midwest