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Table 6 Assessment of standardised effect sizes for statistically significant risk factors for readmission at 30 days. [Shaded cells did not reach statistical significant in Table 4]

From: Application of standardised effect sizes to hospital discharge outcomes for people with diabetes

Assessment of standardised effect size between risk factors and readmission at 30 days. Statistical Test All diabetes discharges Emergency admission discharges Elective admission discharges Emergency admission surgical discharges Emergency admission medical discharges T1DM Surgical patients T2DM Surgical patients T1DM Medical patients T2DM Medical patients
Age Cohens D 0.08   0.16    0.45    
Sex Phi −0.01 − 0.01     − 0.10   0.07  
Co-morbidity burden Cohens D − 0.18 − 0.11 − 0.37   − 0.12 0.39 − 0.17   − 0.18
Previous DKA Phi − 0.10 − 0.03 − 0.10 − 0.08   − 0.17    
Dementia Phi 0.03 0.03 0.01   0.03     0.06
DSN review Phi −0.03 0.04 0.02   0.07    −0.11 0.12
T1DM Phi −0.06 −0.03 − 0.05 −0.06 − 0.02 NA NA NA NA
T2DM patients Phi 0.02   0.03   
Unknown diabetes type Phi 0.03 0.03 0.03   0.03
Weekend Discharged Phi −0.01   0.03 0.05 − 0.03   0.04