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Clinical care pathways or reducing unwarranted practice variability

Clinical care pathways or reducing unwarranted practice variability

Home 2018 Abstracts Clinical care pathways or reducing unwarranted practice variability

Implementation of Criteria to Predict Medication-Related Readmissions within High-Risk Patients

Belinda Mang (Parkland Health & Hospital System), Kristin S. Alvarez (Parkland Health and Hospital System), Kristy Vo (Parkland Health & Hospital System), Kathryn Johnson (Texas...

Cutting down on amputations: Redesigning care for patients with lower extremity...

Katherine Neal (Duke University Hospital), Nancy Payne (Duke Univeristy Hospital), Michael Kerzner (Duke Univeristy Hospital), Tom Hopkins (Duke University Hospital), Sharon Olfati (Duke University Health...

Evaluating post-operative opioid use following radical cystectomy: a strategy to reduce...

Kathryn Hacker (University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill), Hannah Cook (UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy), Jae Jung (UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy), J. Lee...

Early Findings from Implementation of Individualized Pain Plans for Young Adults...

Jasmine Umana (University of Chicago), Jessica Torre (University of Chicago), Megha Kilaru (University of Chicago), Vineet Arora (University of Chicago), John Fahrenbach (University of Chicago),...

Reducing the Rate of Contaminated Blood Draws Coming from the ED...

Meera Patel (ECU Brody School of Medicine), Triona Henderson (ECU Brody School of Medicine, Vidant Medical Center), Jeremy Yates (ECU Brody School of Medicine, Vidant...

Hospitalist Co-Management of Surgical Patients: A Unique Approach to Reducing Mortality

Charles Okamura (NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn), Erwin Wang (NYU Langone Hospital - Brooklyn), Sonia Arnold (NYU Langone Health), Frank Volpicelli (NYU Langone Health), Bret...

A Review of 6565 PET/CT Scans for Report Addenda: A Quality...

Jeffrey Kempf (Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School), Catherine King (Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School), Henal Patel (Rutgers, Robert Wood Johnson Medical School), Dhagash Mehta...

Internally and Externally Developed Bariatric Care Pathways Improve Performance Similarly

Prashant Sinha (NYU Langone Health), Nilufar Tursunova (NYU Langone Health), Heekoung Allison Youn (NYU Langone Health) Background Laparoscopic sleeve gastrectomy (LSG) is a high volume procedure with...

Room for Improvement in a Rheumatology Clinic Protocol Visit Process

Nathalie E. Chalhoub (University of Cincinnati), Catherine Donnelly (University of Cincinnati), Steven Cogorno (University of Cincinnati), Avis Ware (University of Cincinnati) Background Adherence to therapeutic treatment plans...

Facilitating image sharing for patients transferred to a tertiary care center...

Roshni Patel (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX;), Cecelia Brewington (University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX;) Background Imaging studies play an integral role...