With First Lady Melania Trump’s current hospitalization after enduring an embolization for a “benign kidney condition” for which she is expected to make a complete recovery, many assumptions are being bandied about in the public and private spheres regarding the initially announced anticipated week-long length of stay.
Apparently, hospital length of stay is a topic wrought with misperceptions, so let’s tackle some of them.
Myth #1: A Short Stay Means A Procedure Wasn’t Serious
There can be short stays associated with serious procedures. And longer stays with less concerning procedures. Embolization, for example, is not a worry-...