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Table 1 An example to display the definition of index admissions and readmissions

From: Comparison of predictive modeling approaches for 30-day all-cause non-elective readmission risk

Patient ID Encounter ID Admission date Discharge date Elective Index admission Readmission Followed by readmission
1 1 2/25/2011 3/2/2011 N Y - N
1 2 3/25/2011 3/29/2011 Y Y N Y
1 3 4/10/2011 4/13/2011 N Y Y N
1 4 7/22/2012 7/28/2012 N Y N Y
1 5 8/15/2012 8/20/2012 N N Y -