Measuring surgical outcomes for improvement: was Codman wrong?

JAMA. 2015 Feb 3;313(5):469-70. doi: 10.1001/jama.2015.4.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Editorial
  • Comment

MeSH terms

  • Academic Medical Centers / standards*
  • Female
  • Health Expenditures*
  • Hospitals / standards*
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Medicare / economics*
  • Outcome Assessment, Health Care / methods*
  • Patient Readmission / statistics & numerical data*
  • Postoperative Complications / epidemiology*
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative / economics*
  • Surgical Procedures, Operative / mortality*