*  Hospital mortality rates unreliable - University of Birmingham research
... of Birmingham suggests that the system used by the Government to inform key decisions about the performance of NHS hospitals is ... Case mix adjusted hospital mortality is a poor proxy for preventable mortality: a modelling study. BMJ quality and safety. ... In England, adjusted mortality statistics for NHS hospitals have been published since 2001 by the Dr Foster organisation and ... Hospital mortality rates are widely used as a measure of quality in developed countries. ...
  https://www.birmingham.ac.uk/news/latest/2012/10/16-Oct-Hospital-mortality-rates-unreliable---University-of-Birmingham-research.aspx
*  PCI With No Surgeon on Standby Appears Safe | Medpage Today
Percutaneous coronary intervention without surgical backup did not increase the risk of inhospital mortality or need for ... Buffered Furosemide Promising for Acute HF Tx Outside the Hospital * Cath Lab Recap: TAVR Mortality; Damaged Balloon Catheter ... CPORT E, Outcomes of Non-Primary PCI at Hospitals with and Without On-Site Cardiac Surgery: ARandomized Study, AHA Scientific ... Primary PCI for myocardial infarction (MI) was associated with an inhospital mortality of 4.6% and emergency bypass rate of ...
  https://www.medpagetoday.com/cardiology/pci/30204
*  Too Much Oxygen After Cardiac Arrest May Be Harmful | Medpage Today
... of supplemental oxygen during resuscitation after cardiac arrest is associated with increased inhospital mortality, researchers ... "Association between arterial hyperoxia following resuscitation from cardiac arrest and in-hospital mortality" JAMA 2010; 303(21 ... The finding, from a retrospective cohort study of more than 6,000 patients treated in hospital ICUs over a four year period, ... In this case, 56% of the patients -- some 3,561 -- died before discharge, with the mortality highest in the hyperoxia group, at ...
  https://www.medpagetoday.com/criticalcare/myocardialinfarction/20419
*  ICU mortality prediction using time series motifs - Semantic Scholar
... the resulting sequences of symbols are then searched for short subsequences that are associated with in-hospital mortality; and ... in motifs that are statistically over-or under-represented in ICU time series of patients experiencing in-hospital mortality. ... mortality. As part of the Physionet/CinC 2012 challenge, we present an approach that identifies and integrates information ... ICU mortality prediction using time series motifs. *. Sean McMillan. , Chih-Chun Chia. , Alexander Van Esbroeck. , Ilan ...
  https://www.semanticscholar.org/paper/ICU-mortality-prediction-using-time-series-motifs-McMillan-Chia/77fec9486b40b80d34f7a7395d8dcd406a3cdf9c
*  CMS releases new data on hospital mortality - Healthcare Quality News
... local hospitals. The improvements include the addition of a mortality measure for pneumonia and, for the first time on Hospital ... Previously, Hospital Compare had provided only quality information based on hospitalizations of adult patients. ... additions to the Hospital Compare consumer web site that will give consumers even better insight into the quality of care ... Compare, publicly reported measures for hospital care of children. ...
  http://www.hcqualitynews.org/home/2008/8/20/cms-releases-new-data-on-hospital-mortality.html
*  Delayed cord clamping linked to reduced hospital mortality - Medicalnewser.com
Delayed clamping was associated with a reduction in hospital mortality (risk ratio [RR], 0.69; risk difference [RD], 0.02). ... HealthDay)-Delayed cord clamping is associated with reduced hospital mortality in preterm infants, according to a review ... Home / Medical News / Obstetrics & gynaecology / Delayed cord clamping linked to reduced hospital mortality ... "This systematic review provides high-quality evidence that delayed clamping reduced hospital mortality, which supports current ...
  http://www.medicalnewser.com/2017/12/02/delayed-cord-clamping-linked-to-reduced-hospital-mortality.html
*  Hospital mortality league tables | The BMJ
Hospital mortality league tables Question what they tell you-and how useful they are ... but its hospital mortality figures will arouse the most interest. Many in the NHS and elsewhere will be asking themselves how ... Hospital mortality league tables. BMJ 2003; 326 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.326.7393.777 (Published 12 April 2003) Cite ... including equipment and services available at each hospital and how the hospital performs on waiting lists and complaints, ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/326/7393/777
*  Hospital Mortality Data Can Mislead - tribunedigital-chicagotribune
8 Illinois hospitals cited for high death rates`` stated that Rochelle Community Hospital has ``quality problems.`` This is ... Hospital Mortality Data Can Mislead. January 19, 1990,By Patricia Whitby, R.N., Utilization Review Department; Debbi Toth, R.N ... The use of a 30-day post-discharge mortality rate counts deaths that may have been unrelated to prior hospital care. ... Rochelle Community Hospital is the sole provider of both acute and hospital-based skilled care in the Ogle County area. We ...
  http://articles.chicagotribune.com/1990-01-19/news/9001050928_1_mortality-data-mortality-rate-small-rural-hospital
*  New Hospital Mortality Rate Index To Be Used Across UK - Redorbit
In 10 weeks they produced a new index, the Summary Hospital Mortality Index (SHMI) based on the age, sex, method of admission ... In the past this has mainly been done by a company called Dr Foster, which produced the Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio ( ... New Hospital Mortality Rate Index To Be Used Across UK. by Sam Savage ... A report from the Steering Group for the National Review of the Hospital Standardized Mortality Ratio (NHS Information Centre ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/2061839/new_hospital_mortality_rate_index_to_be_used_across_uk/
*  Robert Packer Hospital Hospital Mortality (Death) Rates | Guthrie
Patients should talk with their physicians and our hospital staff if they have questions about our quality scores or quality ... This information, and information on other hospitals, can be found on www.hospitalcompare.hhs.gov. ... Guthrie is committed to providing our patients the most recent quality data on our hospital. ... Hospital 30-day mortality (death) rates for Guthrie Robert Packer Hospital patients compared to the U.S. national rate, by ...
  https://www.guthrie.org/robert-packer-hospital-hospital-death-mortality-rates
*  Scotland's hospital mortality rate drops by more than 10% - AOL
The mortality rate at Scotland's hospitals has fallen by more than 10% since 2014, new figures show.The Scottish Government ... giving a hospital standardised mortality rate (HSMR) of 0.86.. In this period, one hospital - Belford Hospital in Fort William ... The hospital standardised mortality rate takes account of those patients who die within 30 days of being admitted to hospital ... The mortality rate at Scotland's hospitals has fallen by more than 10% since 2014, new figures show. ...
  https://www.aol.co.uk/news/2018/02/20/scotlands-hospital-mortality-rate-drops-by-more-than-10/
*  Abstract 3494: Gender Differences In Hospital Mortality After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention | Circulation
Conclusion Women with ACS who undergo PCI have a higher in-hospital mortality rate than men. In non-urgent procedure the risk ... Objectives Previous studies have shown higher in-hospital mortality in women than in men after PCI for acute coronary syndrome ... Abstract 3494: Gender Differences In Hospital Mortality After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Talia Chilon, Thibault ... Abstract 3494: Gender Differences In Hospital Mortality After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention. Talia Chilon, Thibault ...
  http://circ.ahajournals.org/content/116/Suppl_16/II_791.2
*  Risk factors for in-hospital mortality of visceral leishmaniasis patients in eastern Uganda | MSF USA
Risk factors for in-hospital mortality of visceral leishmaniasis patients in eastern Uganda. *How We Work*Types of Projects ... High mortality among older patients treated with pentavalent antimonials for visceral leishmaniasis in East Africa and ...
  http://www.doctorswithoutborders.org/news-stories/research-article/risk-factors-hospital-mortality-visceral-leishmaniasis-patients?qt-news_and_stories=1
*  Hospital mortality: when failure is not a good measure of success
The article presents a case study of the outcomes-based perfomance measures for hospital mortality for specific conditions and ... The recommendation of supporters the use of the hospital standardized mortality ratio to monitor quality of care over time. ... Home ยป Hospital mortality: when failure is not a good measure of success ... The article discusses the validity of the hospital's standardized mortality ratio wherein it must correlate with accepted ...
  http://connection.ebscohost.com/c/case-studies/32981165/hospital-mortality-when-failure-not-good-measure-success
*  Financial incentives may improve hospital mortality rates, says study | The University of Manchester
A "significant" fall in mortality rates for certain conditions emerged in a study into the use of incentives at hospitals in ... A copy of the paper, 'Association between Mortality and Hospital Pay for Performance in England,' by Martin Roland et al, ... In the US, these schemes are voluntary and only 5% of hospitals take part, whereas all hospitals in the North West of England ... Financial incentives may improve hospital mortality rates, says study. 08 Nov 2012 ...
  http://www.manchester.ac.uk/discover/news/article/?id=9006
*  Childhood in-hospital mortality from acute gastro-enteritis in Cape Town
Overall inpatient mortality in hospitals was 0.78%, a low figure given the very demanding circumstances in many of the ... These data have provided a first view of hospitalisation and in-hospital mortality due to AGE in a city in South Africa. ... 2. Patrick M, Stephen C. Child PIP: Making mortality meaningful by using a structured mortality review process to improve the ... morbidity and mortality. This involves the media, community and hospital services and progressive provision of basic amenities ...
  http://www.scielo.org.za/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S0256-95742010000400006&lng=en&nrm=iso
*  Hospital Mortality in Patients Submitted to Pharmacoinvasive Strategy With Tenecteplase (TNK) - No Study Results Posted -...
Hospital Mortality in Patients Submitted to Pharmacoinvasive Strategy With Tenecteplase (TNK). The safety and scientific ... Predictors of in-hospital mortality in patients with ST-segment elevation myocardial infarction undergoing pharmacoinvasive ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT01791764
*  Diabetes is an independent risk factor for in-hospital mortality from acute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage. | Diabetes...
The overall in-hospital mortality rate was 54.3% in the diabetic group and 26.3% in the nondiabetic group (P , 0.001). Previous ... Diabetes is an independent risk factor for in-hospital mortality from acute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage.. ... Diabetes is an independent risk factor for in-hospital mortality from acute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage. ... Diabetes is an independent risk factor for in-hospital mortality from acute spontaneous intracerebral hemorrhage. ...
  http://care.diabetesjournals.org/content/23/10/1527
*  Higher In-Hospital Mortality After STEMI Linked to Lack of Health Insurance | tctmd.com
Higher In-Hospital Mortality After STEMI Linked to Lack of Health Insurance Researchers say insurance alone is not the answer ... The findings are in agreement with prior research showing higher all-cause in-hospital mortality in uninsured CAD patients, ... On multivariate analysis, not having health insurance was an independent predictor of higher in-hospital mortality compared ... Conversely, primary PCI and CABG were independently associated with reduced in-hospital mortality. ...
  https://www.tctmd.com/news/higher-hospital-mortality-after-stemi-linked-lack-health-insurance
*  In-hospital mortality following acute myocardial infarction and stroke - Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific 2012 - OECD iLibrary
You are here: Home / Books / Health at a Glance: Asia/Pacific / 2012 / In-hospital mortality following acute myocardial ... Digital-Asset-Management/oecd/social-issues-migration-health/health-at-a-glance-asia-pacific-2012/in-hospital-mortality- ...
  http://www.oecd-ilibrary.org/social-issues-migration-health/health-at-a-glance-asia-pacific-2012/in-hospital-mortality-following-acute-myocardial-infarction-and-stroke_9789264183902-34-en
*  Assessment of whether in-hospital mortality for lobectomy is a useful standard for the quality of lung cancer surgery:...
Most of the data in figure 22 lie within the 95% limits that would be expected if the risk of in-hospital mortality were the ... Hospital volume and surgical mortality in the United States. N Engl J Med 2002; 346: 1128-37. ... In-hospital mortality after lobectomy for primary lung cancer is not related to the number of procedures performed by an ... Data on in-hospital mortality for five groups of patients defined by number of operations performed by surgeon ...
  http://www.bmj.com/content/327/7406/73
*  Unadjusted In-Hospital Mortality Rates by Early Catheterization Among Risk | Zanran
Unadjusted In-Hospital Mortality Rates by Early Catheterization Among Risk Categories Determined From Presenting Clinical ... without a major bleed and/or haemorrhagic stroke and/or subdural haematoma., Unadjusted In-Hospital Outcomes*... ... statistics on Unadjusted In-Hospital Mortality Rates by Early Catheterization Among Risk: ... hospital mortality across increasing .... the reference limit, the adjusted risk of in-hospital mortality was higher with minor ...
  http://www.zanran.com/q/Unadjusted_In-Hospital_Mortality_Rates_by_Early_Catheterization_Among_Risk
*  In-Hospital Mortality Among Rural Medicare Patients With Acute Myocardial Infarction: The Influence of Demographics, Transfer,...
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*  Changes in Hospital Mortality after Regulations to Restrict Resident Doctors' Work Hours | Annals of Internal Medicine |...
Changes in Hospital Mortality Associated with Residency Work-Hour Regulations Annals of Internal Medicine; 147 (2): 73-80 ... Changes in Hospital Mortality after Regulations to Restrict Resident Doctors' Work Hours. Ann Intern Med. 2007;147:I-16. doi: ... Compared with unilateral TKA, simultaneous bilateral TKA was linked to in-hospital mortality Annals of Internal Medicine; 162 ( ... Changes in Hospital Mortality after Regulations to Restrict Resident Doctors' Work Hours Free ...
  http://annals.org/aim/fullarticle/735891/changes-hospital-mortality-after-regulations-restrict-resident-doctors-work-hours
*  COCHIN CARDIAC CLUB: 2013
... relatives and hospital staff. Such pain may be indicative of acute coronary artery closure, coronary artery spasm or myocardial ... is the most common cause of infectious disease-related mortality worldwide. Although TB rates are decreasing, the disease is ...
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