NSQIP


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NSQIPNational Surgical Quality Improvement Program
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This was a historical cohort study of patients receiving urologic surgery captured in NSQIP. NSQIP is a prospective multicenter, international quality improvement program and contains data from over 700 hospitals.
Henderson et al., "The Department of Veterans Affairs' NSQIP: The first national, validated, outcome-based, risk-adjusted, and peer-controlled program for the measurement and enhancement of the quality of surgical care," Annals of Surgery, vol.
The American College of Surgeons National Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) is a database that has collected deidentified data from voluntarily participating hospitals since 2005.
The ACS NSQIP calculator may be more useful for primary care physicians because it provides individualized risks for numerous complications and is easy to use.
1999 Sep 7;100[10]:10439) or the American College of Surgeons' National Surgical Quality Improvement Project (NSQIP) predictor.
In an effort to better understand the influence of underweight BMI on outcomes following breast reconstruction, we examined the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) datasets.
Preoperative risk factors and surgical complexity are more predictive of costs than postoperative complications: A case study using the National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) database.
[11] assessed the factors collected by the American College of Surgeons National Surgery Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) in major cancer surgeries to predict adverse operative events.
Forse, "Development and validation of a bariatric surgery morbidity risk calculator using the prospective, multicenter NSQIP dataset," Journal of the American College of Surgeons, vol.
For example, hospitals that are involved in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) report between 250 and 500 fewer complications per hospital each year.
hospitals that participated in the American College of Surgeons' National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP).