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Publications indexed to the term Quality Improvement

3Reintervention following stage 1 palliation: A report from the NPC-QIC Registry. (Buelow MW, Rudd N, Tanem J, Simpson P, Bartz P, Hill G) Congenit Heart Dis 2018 Nov;13(6):919-926    
5Perioperative anticoagulation practices for pediatric liver transplantation. (Voulgarelis S, Vitola B, Lerret SM, Hong JC, Scott JP) Pediatr Transplant 2018 06;22(4):e13193       1 Citations
2Implementation of a quality improvement project for universal genetic testing in women with ovarian cancer. (Uyar D, Neary J, Monroe A, Nugent M, Simpson P, Geurts JL) Gynecol Oncol 2018 06;149(3):565-569    
1Chronic Central Venous Access: From Research Consensus Panel to National Multistakeholder Initiative. (Baskin KM, Durack JC, Abu-Elmagd K, Doellman D, Drews BB, Journeycake JM, Kocoshis SA, McLennan G, Rupp SM, Towbin RB, Wasse H, Mermel LA, Toomay SM, Camillus JC, Ahrar K, White SB) J Vasc Interv Radiol 2018 04;29(4):461-469    
1Quality of Postoperative Pain Management After Maxillofacial Fracture Repair. (Peisker A, Meissner W, Raschke GF, Fahmy MD, Guentsch A, Schiller J, Schultze-Mosgau S) J Craniofac Surg 2018 May;29(3):720-725    
1Teaching resident physicians to work with the previously incarcerated patient. (Hofmeister S, Soprych A) Int J Psychiatry Med 2017 05;52(3):277-285    
1Antibiotic stewardship in the newborn surgical patient: A quality improvement project in the neonatal intensive care unit. (Walker S, Datta A, Massoumi RL, Gross ER, Uhing M, Arca MJ) Surgery 2017 12;162(6):1295-1303       2 Citations
1National Surgical Quality Improvement Program surgical risk calculator poorly predicts complications in patients undergoing radical cystectomy with urinary diversion. (Golan S, Adamsky MA, Johnson SC, Barashi NS, Smith ZL, Rodriguez MV, Liao C, Smith ND, Steinberg GD, Shalhav AL) Urol Oncol 2018 02;36(2):77.e1-77.e7       1 Citations
1Implementation of a standardized handoff protocol for post-operative admissions to the surgical intensive care unit. (Mukhopadhyay D, Wiggins-Dohlvik KC, MrDutt MM, Hamaker JS, Machen GL, Davis ML, Regner JL, Smith RW, Ciceri DP, Shake JG) Am J Surg 2018 Jan;215(1):28-36       3 Citations
1Current State of Overlapping, Concurrent, and Multiple-Room Surgery in Otolaryngology: A National Survey. (Cognetti DM, Nussenbaum B, Brenner MJ, Chi DH, McCormick ME, Venkatraman G, Zhan T, McKinlay AJ) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2017 12;157(6):998-1004       3 Citations
1Temporal trends in perioperative morbidity for radical cystectomy using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database. (Johnson SC, Smith ZL, Golan S, Rodriguez JF 3rd, Smith ND, Steinberg GD) Urol Oncol 2017 11;35(11):659.e13-659.e19       7 Citations
1Improving the quality of transition and transfer of care in young adults with congenital heart disease. (Everitt IK, Gerardin JF, Rodriguez FH 3rd, Book WM) Congenit Heart Dis 2017 May;12(3):242-250       7 Citations
1Does the emergency surgery score accurately predict outcomes in emergent laparotomies? (Peponis T, Bohnen JD, Sangji NF, Nandan AR, Han K, Lee J, Yeh DD, de Moya MA, Velmahos GC, Chang DC, Kaafarani HMA) Surgery 2017 08;162(2):445-452       4 Citations
2Overcoming Diagnostic Errors in Medical Practice. (Bordini BJ, Stephany A, Kliegman R) J Pediatr 2017 06;185:19-25.e1       3 Citations
1A study to reduce readmissions after surgery in the Veterans Health Administration: design and methodology. (Copeland LA, Graham LA, Richman JS, Rosen AK, Mull HJ, Burns EA, Whittle J, Itani KM, Hawn MT) BMC Health Serv Res 2017 03 14;17(1):198       4 Citations
5Does an individualized feedback mechanism improve quality of out-of-hospital CPR? (Weston BW, Jasti J, Lerner EB, Szabo A, Aufderheide TP, Colella MR) Resuscitation 2017 04;113:96-100    
1Modified Frailty Index Predicts Morbidity and Mortality After Pancreaticoduodenectomy. (Mogal H, Vermilion SA, Dodson R, Hsu FC, Howerton R, Shen P, Clark CJ) Ann Surg Oncol 2017 Jun;24(6):1714-1721       17 Citations
1Improving diagnostic recognition of primary hyperparathyroidism with machine learning. (Somnay YR, Craven M, McCoy KL, Carty SE, Wang TS, Greenberg CC, Schneider DF) Surgery 2017 04;161(4):1113-1121       6 Citations
2Screening Guidelines for Venous Thromboembolism Risk in Hospitalized Children Have Low Sensitivity for Central Venous Catheter-Associated Thrombosis. (Asfaw AB, Punzalan RC, Yan K, Hoffmann RG, Hanson SJ) Hosp Pediatr 2017 01;7(1):39-45       1 Citations
1The Effect of Obesity on Perioperative Outcomes for Open and Minimally Invasive Prostatectomy. (Johnson SC, Packiam VT, Golan S, Cohen AJ, Nottingham CU, Smith ND) Urology 2017 Feb;100:111-116       5 Citations
1The ABMS MOC Part III Examination: Value, Concerns, and Alternative Formats. (Hawkins RE, Irons MB, Welcher CM, Pouwels MV, Holmboe ES, Reisdorff EJ, Cohen JM, Dentzer S, Nichols DG, Lien CA, Horn TD, Noone RB, Lipner RS, Eva KW, Norcini JJ, Nora LM, Gold JP) Acad Med 2016 11;91(11):1509-1515       4 Citations
1Self-reflection as a Tool to Increase Hospitalist Participation in Readmission Quality Improvement. (Rana V, Thapa B, Saini SC, Nagpal P, Segon A, Fletcher K, Lamb G) Qual Manag Health Care 2016 Oct/Dec;25(4):219-224    
1Standardized Reporting in IR: A Prospective Multi-Institutional Pilot Study. (McWilliams JP, Shah RP, Quirk M, White SB, Dybul SL, Ahrar J, Steele JR, Kwan SW, Handel J, Winokur RS, Gilliland CA, Durack JC) J Vasc Interv Radiol 2016 Dec;27(12):1779-1785       3 Citations
1The Impact of Metabolic Syndrome on 30-Day Complications Following Total Joint Arthroplasty. (Edelstein AI, Lovecchio F, Delagrammaticas DE, Fitz DW, Hardt KD, Manning DW) J Arthroplasty 2017 02;32(2):362-366       5 Citations
2Center Variability in Timing of Stage 2 Palliation and Association with Interstage Mortality: A Report from the National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative. (Hill GD, Rudd NA, Ghanayem NS, Hehir DA, Bartz PJ) Pediatr Cardiol 2016 Dec;37(8):1516-1524       6 Citations
1Implementation of Methodology for Quality Improvement in Pediatric Cardiac Catheterization: A Multi-center Initiative by the Congenital Cardiac Catheterization Project on Outcomes-Quality Improvement (C3PO-QI). (Cevallos PC, Rose MJ, Armsby LB, Armstrong AK, El-Said H, Foerster SR, Glatz AC, Goldstein BH, Hainstock MR, Kreutzer J, Latson LA, Leahy RA, Petit CJ, Torres A, Shahanavaz S, Zampi JD, Bergersen L) Pediatr Cardiol 2016 Dec;37(8):1436-1445       5 Citations
1Comprehensive care of pain: Developing systems and tools to improve patient care and resident education. (Rickert J, Devlin K, Krohn K) Int J Psychiatry Med 2016 05;51(4):337-46    
1Postoperative 30-day Readmission: Time to Focus on What Happens Outside the Hospital. (Morris MS, Graham LA, Richman JS, Hollis RH, Jones CE, Wahl T, Itani KM, Mull HJ, Rosen AK, Copeland L, Burns E, Telford G, Whittle J, Wilson M, Knight SJ, Hawn MT) Ann Surg 2016 10;264(4):621-31       22 Citations
1Enhancing Patient Safety Using Clinical Nursing Data: A Pilot Study. (Choi J, Choi JE) Stud Health Technol Inform 2016;225:103-7       1 Citations
1Twelve Tips for Improving the General Surgery Resident Night Float Experience. (Rentea RM, Forrester JA, Kugler NW, Dua A, Webb TP) WMJ 2015 Jun;114(3):110-5       1 Citations
1A prospective time-series quality improvement trial of a standardized analgesia protocol to reduce postoperative pain among neurosurgery patients. (Titsworth WL, Abram J, Guin P, Herman MA, West J, Davis NW, Bushwitz J, Hurley RW, Seubert CN) J Neurosurg 2016 12;125(6):1523-1532       9 Citations
1Deconstructing the "July Effect" in Operative Outcomes: A National Study. (Watkins AA, Bliss LA, Cameron DB, Eskander MF, Tseng JF, Kent TS) J Gastrointest Surg 2016 05;20(5):1012-9       3 Citations
1Design and implementation of the Americas Hernia Society Quality Collaborative (AHSQC): improving value in hernia care. (Poulose BK, Roll S, Murphy JW, Matthews BD, Todd Heniford B, Voeller G, Hope WW, Goldblatt MI, Adrales GL, Rosen MJ) Hernia 2016 Apr;20(2):177-89       31 Citations
1Improving the Safety of Oral Chemotherapy at an Academic Medical Center. (Shah NN, Casella E, Capozzi D, McGettigan S, Gangadhar TC, Schuchter L, Myers JS) J Oncol Pract 2016 Jan;12(1):e71-6       3 Citations
2Optimization of care for the pediatric surgical patient: Why now? (Arca MJ, Goldin AB, Oldham KT) Semin Pediatr Surg 2015 Dec;24(6):311-4       6 Citations
1A multicenter, pediatric quality improvement initiative improves surgical wound class assignment, but is it enough? (Putnam LR, Levy SM, Blakely ML, Lally KP, Wyrick DL, Dassinger MS, Russell RT, Huang EY, Vogel AM, Streck CJ, Kawaguchi AL, Calkins CM, St Peter SD, Abbas PI, Lopez ME, Tsao K, Pediatric Surgical Research Collaborative) J Pediatr Surg 2016 Apr;51(4):639-44       5 Citations
1Process-Related Barriers to Optimizing Enteral Nutrition in a Tertiary Medical Intensive Care Unit. (Kozeniecki M, McAndrew N, Patel JJ) Nutr Clin Pract 2016 Feb;31(1):80-5       12 Citations
1Recent Changes to ABR Maintenance of Certification Part 4 (PQI): Acknowledgment of Radiologists' Activities to Improve Quality and Safety. (Donnelly LF, Mathews VP, Laszakovits DJ, Jackson VP, Guiberteau MJ) J Am Coll Radiol 2016 Feb;13(2):184-7       2 Citations
1Impact of an electronic alert notification system embedded in radiologists' workflow on closed-loop communication of critical results: a time series analysis. (Lacson R, O'Connor SD, Sahni VA, Roy C, Dalal A, Desai S, Khorasani R) BMJ Qual Saf 2016 07;25(7):518-24       9 Citations
2Does the American College of Surgeons NSQIP-Pediatric Accurately Represent Overall Patient Outcomes? (Gross ER, Christensen M, Schultz JA, Cassidy LD, Anderson Y, Arca MJ) J Am Coll Surg 2015 Oct;221(4):828-36       11 Citations
1Developing a Web-Based Nursing Practice and Research Information Management System: A Pilot Study. (Choi J, Lapp C, Hagle ME) Comput Inform Nurs 2015 Sep;33(9):410-6       1 Citations
1Can the American College of Surgeons Risk Calculator Predict 30-Day Complications After Knee and Hip Arthroplasty? (Edelstein AI, Kwasny MJ, Suleiman LI, Khakhkhar RH, Moore MA, Beal MD, Manning DW) J Arthroplasty 2015 Sep;30(9 Suppl):5-10       48 Citations
1Perioperative Outcomes Following Unilateral Versus Bilateral Total Knee Arthroplasty. (Suleiman LI, Edelstein AI, Thompson RM, Alvi HM, Kwasny MJ, Manning DW) J Arthroplasty 2015 Nov;30(11):1927-30       12 Citations
2A Scholarly Pathway in Quality Improvement and Patient Safety. (Ferguson CC, Lamb G) Acad Med 2015 Oct;90(10):1358-62       1 Citations
1Research in Prehospital Care: Overcoming the Barriers to Success. (Lerner EB, Weik T, Edgerton EA) Prehosp Emerg Care 2016 Jul-Aug;20(4):448-53       5 Citations
2An initial report of a novel multi-institutional bladder exstrophy consortium: a collaboration focused on primary surgery and subsequent care. (Borer JG, Vasquez E, Canning DA, Kryger JV, Mitchell ME) J Urol 2015 May;193(5 Suppl):1802-7       13 Citations
1Improving central line infection rates in the neonatal intensive care unit: Effect of hospital location, site of insertion, and implementation of catheter-associated bloodstream infection protocols. (Freeman JJ, Gadepalli SK, Siddiqui SM, Jarboe MD, Hirschl RB) J Pediatr Surg 2015 May;50(5):860-3       9 Citations
2Embedding quality and safety in otolaryngology-head and neck surgery education. (McCormick ME, Stadler ME, Shah RK) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2015 May;152(5):778-82       10 Citations
2Readmission after thyroidectomy and parathyroidectomy: What can we learn from NSQIP? (Wang TS, Yen TW) Surgery 2014 Dec;156(6):1419-22       2 Citations
3The effect of Surgical Care Improvement Project measures on national trends on surgical site infections in open vascular procedures. (Dua A, Desai SS, Seabrook GR, Brown KR, Lewis BD, Rossi PJ, Edmiston CE, Lee CJ) J Vasc Surg 2014 Dec;60(6):1635-9       17 Citations
1Performance Feedback Improves Compliance With Quality Measures. (Loy V, Kwiatt J, Dodda A, Martin E, Dua A, Saeian K) Am J Med Qual 2016 Mar-Apr;31(2):118-24       3 Citations
1Impact of Resident Involvement on Orthopaedic Surgery Outcomes: An Analysis of 30,628 Patients from the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Database. (Edelstein AI, Lovecchio FC, Saha S, Hsu WK, Kim JY) J Bone Joint Surg Am 2014 Aug 06;96(15):e131       28 Citations
2Technical performance score is associated with outcomes after the Norwood procedure. (Nathan M, Sleeper LA, Ohye RG, Frommelt PC, Caldarone CA, Tweddell JS, Lu M, Pearson GD, Gaynor JW, Pizarro C, Williams IA, Colan SD, Dunbar-Masterson C, Gruber PJ, Hill K, Hirsch-Romano J, Jacobs JP, Kaltman JR, Kumar SR, Morales D, Bradley SM, Kanter K, Newburger JW, Pediatric Heart Network Investigators) J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014 Nov;148(5):2208-13, 2214.e1-6       16 Citations
3Feedback to achieve improved sign-out technique. (Doers ME, Beniwal-Patel P, Kuester J, Fletcher KE) Am J Med Qual 2015 Jul-Aug;30(4):353-8       4 Citations
3Improving interstage survival after Norwood operation: outcomes from 10 years of home monitoring. (Rudd NA, Frommelt MA, Tweddell JS, Hehir DA, Mussatto KA, Frontier KD, Slicker JA, Bartz PJ, Ghanayem NS) J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014 Oct;148(4):1540-7       26 Citations
1Improving inpatient cystic fibrosis pulmonary exacerbation care: two success stories. (Antos NJ, Quintero DR, Walsh-Kelly CM, Noe JE, Schechter MS) BMJ Qual Saf 2014 Apr;23 Suppl 1:i33-i41       7 Citations
4Effect of feeding modality on interstage growth after stage I palliation: a report from the National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative. (Hill GD, Hehir DA, Bartz PJ, Rudd NA, Frommelt MA, Slicker J, Tanem J, Frontier K, Xiang Q, Wang T, Tweddell JS, Ghanayem NS) J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 2014 Oct;148(4):1534-9       22 Citations
1Malignant hyperthermia crisis: optimizing patient outcomes through simulation and interdisciplinary collaboration. (Cain CL, Riess ML, Gettrust L, Novalija J) AORN J 2014 Feb;99(2):301-8; quiz 309-11       5 Citations
2Transitioning adolescents and young adults with spina bifida to adult healthcare: initial findings from a model program. (Sawin KJ, Rauen K, Bartelt T, Wilson A, O'Connor RC, Waring WP 3rd, Orr M) Rehabil Nurs 2015 Jan-Feb;40(1):3-11       6 Citations
3Operationalizing quality improvement in a pediatric surgical practice. (Arca MJ, Enters J, Christensen M, Jeziorczak P, Sato TT, Thielke R, Oldham KT) J Pediatr Surg 2014 Jan;49(1):202-5; discussion 205-6       10 Citations
1A quality improvement initiative to achieve high nursing presence during patient- and family-centered rounds. (Sharma A, Norton L, Gage S, Ren B, Quesnell A, Zimmanck K, Toth H, Weisgerber M) Hosp Pediatr 2014 Jan;4(1):1-5       7 Citations
1Report of the 2012-2013 standing committee on advocacy: advocacy tools and resources: a framework for increasing member engagement. (Smith MA, Bell HS, Kissack JC, Hall PD, Mackinnon GE, Lang WG) Am J Pharm Educ 2013 Dec 16;77(10):S17       1 Citations
2Chronic care model as a framework to improve diabetes care at an academic internal medicine faculty-resident practice. (Hariharan J, Tarima S, Azam L, Meurer J) J Ambul Care Manage 2014 Jan-Mar;37(1):42-50       3 Citations
1Quality improvement guidelines for vascular access and closure device use. (Sheth RA, Walker TG, Saad WE, Dariushnia SR, Ganguli S, Hogan MJ, Hohenwalter EJ, Kalva SP, Rajan DK, Stokes LS, Zuckerman DA, Nikolic B, Society of Interventional Radiology Standards of Practice Committee) J Vasc Interv Radiol 2014 Jan;25(1):73-84       24 Citations
1Quality Improvement Project: analysis of efficiency of current order set for the diagnostic workup used to evaluate neurogenic stress myocardium in aneurysmal subarachnoid hemorrhage. (Miller Niklasch D, Bobay K) J Am Assoc Nurse Pract 2013 Jun;25(6):314-9    
1Risk-adjusted hospital outcomes for children's surgery. (Saito JM, Chen LE, Hall BL, Kraemer K, Barnhart DC, Byrd C, Cohen ME, Fei C, Heiss KF, Huffman K, Ko CY, Latus M, Meara JG, Oldham KT, Raval MV, Richards KE, Shah RK, Sutton LC, Vinocur CD, Moss RL) Pediatrics 2013 Sep;132(3):e677-88       52 Citations
1Methodology issues in implementation science. (Newhouse R, Bobay K, Dykes PC, Stevens KR, Titler M) Med Care 2013 Apr;51(4 Suppl 2):S32-40       25 Citations
1Publicly reported quality-of-care measures influenced Wisconsin physician groups to improve performance. (Lamb GC, Smith MA, Weeks WB, Queram C) Health Aff (Millwood) 2013 Mar;32(3):536-43       32 Citations
1American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Pediatric: a beta phase report. (Bruny JL, Hall BL, Barnhart DC, Billmire DF, Dias MS, Dillon PW, Fisher C, Heiss KF, Hennrikus WL, Ko CY, Moss L, Oldham KT, Richards KE, Shah R, Vinocur CD, Ziegler MM) J Pediatr Surg 2013 Jan;48(1):74-80       81 Citations
1Quality improvement guidelines for pediatric abscess and fluid drainage. (Hogan MJ, Marshalleck FE, Sidhu MK, Connolly BL, Towbin RB, Saad WA, Cahill AM, Crowley J, Heran MK, Hohenwalter EJ, Roebuck DJ, Temple MJ, Walker TG, Cardella JF, Society of Interventional Radiology Standards of Practice Committee and Society for Pediatric Radiology Interventional Radiology Committee) J Vasc Interv Radiol 2012 Nov;23(11):1397-402       5 Citations
1Developing a taxonomy for the science of improvement in public health. (Riley W, Lownik B, Halverson P, Parrotta C, Godsall JR, Gyllstrom E, Gearin KJ, Mays G) J Public Health Manag Pract 2012 Nov;18(6):506-14       9 Citations
1National survey of hospital strategies to reduce heart failure readmissions: findings from the Get With the Guidelines-Heart Failure registry. (Kociol RD, Peterson ED, Hammill BG, Flynn KE, Heidenreich PA, Piña IL, Lytle BL, Albert NM, Curtis LH, Fonarow GC, Hernandez AF) Circ Heart Fail 2012 Nov;5(6):680-7       66 Citations
1Milwaukee health care partnership improves coverage, access, and care coordination for underserved. (Tapper JR, Kerschner JE) WMJ 2012 Jun;111(3):143-4    
1Decreasing operating room environmental pathogen contamination through improved cleaning practice. (Munoz-Price LS, Birnbach DJ, Lubarsky DA, Arheart KL, Fajardo-Aquino Y, Rosalsky M, Cleary T, Depascale D, Coro G, Namias N, Carling P) Infect Control Hosp Epidemiol 2012 Sep;33(9):897-904       46 Citations
1Consumer assessment of healthcare providers and systems surgical care survey: benefits and challenges. (Schulz KA, Rhee JS, Brereton JM, Zema CL, Witsell DL) Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 2012 Oct;147(4):671-7       7 Citations
1Handoffs in the era of duty hours reform: a focused review and strategy to address changes in the Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education Common Program Requirements. (DeRienzo CM, Frush K, Barfield ME, Gopwani PR, Griffith BC, Jiang X, Mehta AI, Papavassiliou P, Rialon KL, Stephany AM, Zhang T, Andolsek KM, Duke University Health System Graduate Medical Education Patient Safety and Quality Council) Acad Med 2012 Apr;87(4):403-10    
1Shifting the focus to practice quality improvement in radiation oncology. (Crozier C, Erickson-Wittmann B, Movsas B, Owen J, Khalid N, Wilson JF) J Healthc Qual 2011 Sep;33(5):49-57       7 Citations
1Pediatric American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program: feasibility of a novel, prospective assessment of surgical outcomes. (Raval MV, Dillon PW, Bruny JL, Ko CY, Hall BL, Moss RL, Oldham KT, Richards KE, Vinocur CD, Ziegler MM, ACS NSQIP Pediatric Steering Committee) J Pediatr Surg 2011 Jan;46(1):115-21       92 Citations
1American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program Pediatric: a phase 1 report. (Raval MV, Dillon PW, Bruny JL, Ko CY, Hall BL, Moss RL, Oldham KT, Richards KE, Vinocur CD, Ziegler MM, ACS NSQIP Pediatric Steering Committee) J Am Coll Surg 2011 Jan;212(1):1-11       88 Citations
1A quality improvement model for healthcare terminologies. (Kim TY, Coenen A, Hardiker N) J Biomed Inform 2010 Dec;43(6):1036-43       10 Citations
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