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1.

Variation in hospital mortality associated with inpatient surgery.

Ghaferi AA, Birkmeyer JD, Dimick JB.

N Engl J Med. 2009 Oct 1;361(14):1368-75. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa0903048.

PMID:
19797283
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article
2.

Complications, failure to rescue, and mortality with major inpatient surgery in medicare patients.

Ghaferi AA, Birkmeyer JD, Dimick JB.

Ann Surg. 2009 Dec;250(6):1029-34.

PMID:
19953723
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
3.

Hospital volume and failure to rescue with high-risk surgery.

Ghaferi AA, Birkmeyer JD, Dimick JB.

Med Care. 2011 Dec;49(12):1076-81. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3182329b97.

PMID:
22002649
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
4.

Comparison of 30-day outcomes after emergency general surgery procedures: potential for targeted improvement.

Ingraham AM, Cohen ME, Bilimoria KY, Raval MV, Ko CY, Nathens AB, Hall BL.

Surgery. 2010 Aug;148(2):217-38. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2010.05.009.

PMID:
20633727
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
5.

Variation in postoperative complication rates after high-risk surgery in the United States.

Dimick JB, Pronovost PJ, Cowan JA Jr, Lipsett PA, Stanley JC, Upchurch GR Jr.

Surgery. 2003 Oct;134(4):534-40; discussion 540-1.

PMID:
14605612
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
6.

Variation in hospital mortality associated with inpatient surgery--an S.O.S.

Jacobs DO.

N Engl J Med. 2009 Oct 1;361(14):1398-400. doi: 10.1056/NEJMe0907193. No abstract available.

PMID:
19797288
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
7.

Improving mortality following emergent surgery in older patients requires focus on complication rescue.

Sheetz KH, Waits SA, Krell RW, Campbell DA Jr, Englesbe MJ, Ghaferi AA.

Ann Surg. 2013 Oct;258(4):614-7; discussion 617-8. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3182a5021d.

PMID:
23979275
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
8.

The volume-outcome effect for abdominal aortic surgery: differences in case-mix or complications?

Dimick JB, Pronovost PJ, Cowan JA, Ailawadi G, Upchurch GR Jr.

Arch Surg. 2002 Jul;137(7):828-32.

PMID:
12093341
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
9.

Surgical safety and hospital volume across a wide range of interventions.

Eggli Y, Halfon P, Meylan D, Taffé P.

Med Care. 2010 Nov;48(11):962-71. doi: 10.1097/MLR.0b013e3181eaf9f6.

PMID:
20829722
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
10.

National variation in operative mortality rates for esophageal resection and the need for quality improvement.

Dimick JB, Cowan JA Jr, Ailawadi G, Wainess RM, Upchurch GR Jr.

Arch Surg. 2003 Dec;138(12):1305-9.

PMID:
14662529
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
11.

Hospital volume and surgical mortality in the United States.

Birkmeyer JD, Siewers AE, Finlayson EV, Stukel TA, Lucas FL, Batista I, Welch HG, Wennberg DE.

N Engl J Med. 2002 Apr 11;346(15):1128-37.

PMID:
11948273
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article
12.

Microvascular decompression surgery in the United States, 1996 to 2000: mortality rates, morbidity rates, and the effects of hospital and surgeon volumes.

Kalkanis SN, Eskandar EN, Carter BS, Barker FG 2nd.

Neurosurgery. 2003 Jun;52(6):1251-61; discussion 1261-2.

PMID:
12762870
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
13.

Hospital characteristics associated with failure to rescue from complications after pancreatectomy.

Ghaferi AA, Osborne NH, Birkmeyer JD, Dimick JB.

J Am Coll Surg. 2010 Sep;211(3):325-30. doi: 10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2010.04.025. Epub 2010 Jul 14.

PMID:
20800188
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
14.

Validating risk-adjusted surgical outcomes: chart review of process of care.

Gibbs J, Clark K, Khuri S, Henderson W, Hur K, Daley J.

Int J Qual Health Care. 2001 Jun;13(3):187-96.

PMID:
11476143
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free Article
15.

Hospital quality and the cost of inpatient surgery in the United States.

Birkmeyer JD, Gust C, Dimick JB, Birkmeyer NJ, Skinner JS.

Ann Surg. 2012 Jan;255(1):1-5. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0b013e3182402c17.

PMID:
22156928
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
Free PMC Article
16.

The burden of Clostridium difficile in surgical patients in the United States.

Zerey M, Paton BL, Lincourt AE, Gersin KS, Kercher KW, Heniford BT.

Surg Infect (Larchmt). 2007 Dec;8(6):557-66. doi: 10.1089/sur.2006.062.

PMID:
18171114
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
17.

Evaluation of the complication rate as a measure of quality of care in coronary artery bypass graft surgery.

Silber JH, Rosenbaum PR, Schwartz JS, Ross RN, Williams SV.

JAMA. 1995 Jul 26;274(4):317-23.

PMID:
7609261
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
18.

In-hospital mortality and morbidity after surgical treatment of unruptured intracranial aneurysms in the United States, 1996-2000: the effect of hospital and surgeon volume.

Barker FG 2nd, Amin-Hanjani S, Butler WE, Ogilvy CS, Carter BS.

Neurosurgery. 2003 May;52(5):995-1007; discussion 1007-9.

PMID:
12699540
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
19.

Comparison of risk-adjusted 30-day postoperative mortality and morbidity in Department of Veterans Affairs hospitals and selected university medical centers: general surgical operations in women.

Fink AS, Hutter MM, Campbell DC Jr, Henderson WG, Mosca C, Khuri SF.

J Am Coll Surg. 2007 Jun;204(6):1127-36.

PMID:
17544071
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
20.

Report of 2,087,915 surgical admissions in U.S. children: inpatient mortality rates by procedure and specialty.

Abdullah F, Gabre-Kidan A, Zhang Y, Sharpe L, Chang DC.

World J Surg. 2009 Dec;33(12):2714-21. doi: 10.1007/s00268-009-0219-8.

PMID:
19795164
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]

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