Related Publications

Selected publications from research organizations and the professional literature related to performance measurement and improvement.

Association Between Implementation of a Medical Team Training Program and Surgical Mortality
J. Neily, P.D. Mills, Y. Young-Xu, et al.
Journal of the American Medical Association, October 2010 304(15):1693-1700.  — View Publication
Hospital Volume and 30-Day Mortality for Three Common Medical Conditions
J.S. Ross, S.T. Normand, Y. Wang et al.
New England Journal of Medicine, March 2010 362(12):1110-18.  — View Publication
How Well Do Hospital Mortality Rates Reported in the New York State CABG Report Card Predict Subsequent Hospital Performance?
L.G. Glance, A.W. Dick, D.B. Mukamel et al.
Medical Care, May 2010 48(5):466-71.  — View Publication
Improving Teamwork to Reduce Surgical Mortality
P.J. Pronovost and J.A. Freischlag
Journal of the American Medical Association, October 2010 304(15):1721-2.  — View Publication
Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Pneumonia Treatment and Mortality
L.R.M. Hausmann, S.A. Ibrahim, A. Mehrotra et al.
Medical Care, September 2009 47(9):1009-17  — View Publication
The Hospital Compare Mortality Model and the Volume-Outcome Relationship
J.H. Silber, P.R. Rosenbaum, T.J. Brachet et al.
Health Services Research, October 2010 45(5):1148-67.  — View Publication
Unplanned Discharges from A Surgical Intensive Care Unit-- Readmissions and Mortality
S. Utzolino, M. Kaffarnik, T. Keck et al.
Journal of Critical Care, November 13, 2009  — View Publication
Use of Administrative Claims Models to Assess 30-Day Mortality Among Veterans Health Administration Hospitals
J.S. Ross, C. Maynard, H.M. Krumholz et al.
Medical Care, Vol. 48, No. 7: 652-58 (July 2010)  — View Publication
Variation in Hospital Mortality Associated with Inpatient Surgery
A. Ghaferi, J. D. Birkmeyer, and J. B. Dimick
New England Journal of Medicine, October 2009 361(14):1368-75  — View Publication