Items per page
Sort by

Send to:

Choose Destination

Search results

Items: 1 to 20 of 51


Do the Preferences of Healthcare Provider Selection Vary among Rural and Urban Patients with Different Income and Cause Different Outcome?

Yu TH, Chung KP, Wei CJ, Chien KL, Hou YC.

PLoS One. 2016 Apr 7;11(4):e0152776. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0152776. eCollection 2016.


Depression and postoperative complications: an overview.

Ghoneim MM, O'Hara MW.

BMC Surg. 2016 Feb 2;16:5. doi: 10.1186/s12893-016-0120-y.


Time-driven activity-based costing of multivessel coronary artery bypass grafting across national boundaries to identify improvement opportunities: study protocol.

Erhun F, Mistry B, Platchek T, Milstein A, Narayanan VG, Kaplan RS.

BMJ Open. 2015 Aug 25;5(8):e008765. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2015-008765.


Hospitals In 'Magnet' Program Show Better Patient Outcomes On Mortality Measures Compared To Non-'Magnet' Hospitals.

Friese CR, Xia R, Ghaferi A, Birkmeyer JD, Banerjee M.

Health Aff (Millwood). 2015 Jun;34(6):986-92. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2014.0793.


30-day mortality after coronary artery bypass grafting and valve surgery has greatly improved over the last decade, but the 1-year mortality remains constant.

Hansen LS, Hjortdal VE, Andreasen JJ, Mortensen PE, Jakobsen CJ.

Ann Card Anaesth. 2015 Apr-Jun;18(2):138-42. doi: 10.4103/0971-9784.154462.


Improving public reporting and data validation for complex surgical site infections after coronary artery bypass graft surgery and hip arthroplasty.

Calderwood MS, Kleinman K, Murphy MV, Platt R, Huang SS.

Open Forum Infect Dis. 2014 Dec 11;1(3):ofu106. doi: 10.1093/ofid/ofu106. eCollection 2014 Dec.


Predictors of one-year mortality at hospital discharge after acute coronary syndromes: A new risk score from the EPICOR (long-tErm follow uP of antithrombotic management patterns In acute CORonary syndrome patients) study.

Pocock S, Bueno H, Licour M, Medina J, Zhang L, Annemans L, Danchin N, Huo Y, Van de Werf F.

Eur Heart J Acute Cardiovasc Care. 2015 Dec;4(6):509-17. doi: 10.1177/2048872614554198. Epub 2014 Oct 9.


Access to coronary artery bypass graft surgery under pay for performance: evidence from the premier hospital quality incentive demonstration.

Epstein AM, Joynt KE, Jha AK, Orav EJ.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Sep;7(5):727-34. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.114.001024. Epub 2014 Aug 26.


Coronary angiography utilization and costs for coronary artery bypass graft surgery patients in Turkey.

Baser O, Burkan A, Baser E, Koselerli R, Ertugay E, Altinbas A.

Cardiol Ther. 2013 Dec;2(2):151-63. doi: 10.1007/s40119-013-0018-z. Epub 2013 Jun 27.


Center-level variation in infection rates after coronary artery bypass grafting.

Shih T, Zhang M, Kommareddi M, Boeve TJ, Harrington SD, Holmes RJ, Roth G, Theurer PF, Prager RL, Likosky DS; Michigan Society of Thoracic and Cardiovascular Surgeons Quality Collaborative.

Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014 Jul;7(4):567-73. doi: 10.1161/CIRCOUTCOMES.113.000770. Epub 2014 Jul 1.


Does pay-for-performance improve surgical outcomes? An evaluation of phase 2 of the Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration.

Shih T, Nicholas LH, Thumma JR, Birkmeyer JD, Dimick JB.

Ann Surg. 2014 Apr;259(4):677-81. doi: 10.1097/SLA.0000000000000425.


The impact of academic calendar cycle on coronary artery bypass outcomes: a comparison of teaching and non-teaching hospitals.

Gopaldas RR, Overbey DM, Dao TK, Markley JG.

J Cardiothorac Surg. 2013 Sep 24;8:191. doi: 10.1186/1749-8090-8-191.


Variation in surgical-readmission rates and quality of hospital care.

Tsai TC, Joynt KE, Orav EJ, Gawande AA, Jha AK.

N Engl J Med. 2013 Sep 19;369(12):1134-42. doi: 10.1056/NEJMsa1303118.


Black patients more likely than whites to undergo surgery at low-quality hospitals in segregated regions.

Dimick J, Ruhter J, Sarrazin MV, Birkmeyer JD.

Health Aff (Millwood). 2013 Jun;32(6):1046-53. doi: 10.1377/hlthaff.2011.1365.


Anticipating the effects of accountable care organizations for inpatient surgery.

Miller DC, Ye Z, Gust C, Birkmeyer JD.

JAMA Surg. 2013 Jun;148(6):549-54. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2013.1699.


Composite measures for rating hospital quality with major surgery.

Dimick JB, Staiger DO, Osborne NH, Nicholas LH, Birkmeyer JD.

Health Serv Res. 2012 Oct;47(5):1861-79. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6773.2012.01407.x. Epub 2012 Mar 30.


The impact of paradoxical comorbidities on risk-adjusted mortality of Medicare beneficiaries with cardiovascular disease.

Vaughan-Sarrazin MS, Lu X, Cram P.

Medicare Medicaid Res Rev. 2011 Sep 6;1(3):E1-17. doi: 10.5600/mmrr.001.03.a02.


Evaluation of an automated safety surveillance system using risk adjusted sequential probability ratio testing.

Matheny ME, Normand SL, Gross TP, Marinac-Dabic D, Loyo-Berrios N, Vidi VD, Donnelly S, Resnic FS.

BMC Med Inform Decis Mak. 2011 Dec 14;11:75. doi: 10.1186/1472-6947-11-75.


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.


Provider-hospital "fit" and patient outcomes: evidence from Massachusetts cardiac surgeons, 2002-2004.

Huesch MD.

Health Serv Res. 2011 Feb;46(1 Pt 1):1-26. doi: 10.1111/j.1475-6773.2010.01169.x. Epub 2010 Sep 17. Erratum in: Health Serv Res. 2011 Apr;46(2):690.

Items per page
Sort by

Send to:

Choose Destination

Supplemental Content

Loading ...
Write to the Help Desk