Impact of Surgical Quality Improvement on Payments in Medicare Patients

Scally, Christopher P.; Thumma, Jyothi R.; Birkmeyer, John D.; More

Annals of Surgery . 262(2):249-252, August 2015.

Time-to-readmission and Mortality After High-risk Surgery

Gonzalez, Andrew A.; Abdelsattar, Zaid M.; Dimick, Justin B.; More

Annals of Surgery . 262(1):53-59, July 2015.

Variation in Hospital Mortality Rates With Inpatient Cancer Surgery

Wong, Sandra L.; Revels, Sha'Shonda L.; Yin, Huiying; More

Annals of Surgery . 261(4):632-636, April 2015.

Assessing the Reach of Health Reform to Outpatient Surgery With Social Network Analysis

Hollingsworth, John M.; Funk, Russell J.; Owen-Smith, Jason; More

Annals of Surgery . 261(3):468-472, March 2015.

Hospital Volume and Operative Mortality in the Modern Era

Reames, Bradley N.; Ghaferi, Amir A.; Birkmeyer, John D.; More

Annals of Surgery . 260(2):244-251, August 2014.

Strategies for Reducing Regional Variation in the Use of Surgery: A Systematic Review

Reames, Bradley N.; Shubeck, Sarah P.; Birkmeyer, John D.

Annals of Surgery . 259(4):616-627, April 2014.

Does Pay-for-Performance Improve Surgical Outcomes? An Evaluation of Phase 2 of the Premier Hospital Quality Incentive Demonstration

Shih, Terry; Nicholas, Lauren H.; Thumma, Jyothi R.; More

Annals of Surgery . 259(4):677-681, April 2014.

The Comparative Effectiveness of Sleeve Gastrectomy, Gastric Bypass, and Adjustable Gastric Banding Procedures for the Treatment of Morbid Obesity

Carlin, Arthur M.; Zeni, Telal M.; English, Wayne J.; More

Annals of Surgery . 257(5):791-797, May 2013.

Safety Culture and Complications After Bariatric Surgery

Birkmeyer, Nancy J. O.; Finks, Jonathan F.; Greenberg, Caprice K.; More

Annals of Surgery . 257(2):260-265, February 2013.

Composite Measures for Profiling Hospitals on Surgical Morbidity

Dimick, Justin B.; Staiger, Douglas O.; Hall, Bruce L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 257(1):67-72, January 2013.

Predicting Risk for Venous Thromboembolism With Bariatric Surgery: Results From the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative

Finks, Jonathan F.; English, Wayne J.; Carlin, Arthur M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(6):1100-1104, June 2012.

Hospital Quality and the Cost of Inpatient Surgery in the United States

Birkmeyer, John D.; Gust, Cathryn; Dimick, Justin B.; More

Annals of Surgery . 255(1):1-5, January 2012.

Predicting Risk for Serious Complications With Bariatric Surgery: Results from the Michigan Bariatric Surgery Collaborative

Finks, Jonathan F.; Kole, Kerry L.; Yenumula, Panduranga R.; More

Annals of Surgery . 254(4):633-640, October 2011.

Preoperative Placement of Inferior Vena Cava Filters and Outcomes After Gastric Bypass Surgery

Birkmeyer, Nancy J. O.; Share, David; Baser, Onur; More

Annals of Surgery . 252(2):313-318, August 2010.

Complications, Failure to Rescue, and Mortality With Major Inpatient Surgery in Medicare Patients

Ghaferi, Amir A.; Birkmeyer, John D.; Dimick, Justin B.

Annals of Surgery . 250(6):1029-1034, December 2009.

Mortality in Medicare Patients Undergoing Surgery in July in Teaching Hospitals

Englesbe, Michael J.; Fan, Zhaohui; Baser, Onur; More

Annals of Surgery . 249(6):871-876, June 2009.

Hospital Volume and Late Survival After Cancer Surgery

Birkmeyer, John D.; Sun, Yating; Wong, Sandra L.; More

Annals of Surgery . 245(5):777-783, May 2007.

Surgeon Age and Operative Mortality in the United States

Waljee, Jennifer F.; Greenfield, Lazar J.; Dimick, Justin B.; More

Annals of Surgery . 244(3):353-362, September 2006.

Laparoscopic Skills Are Improved With LapMentorā„¢ Training: Results of a Randomized, Double-Blinded Study

Andreatta, Pamela B.; Woodrum, Derek T.; Birkmeyer, John D.; More

Annals of Surgery . 243(6):854-863, June 2006.

Operative Mortality and Procedure Volume as Predictors of Subsequent Hospital Performance

Birkmeyer, John D.; Dimick, Justin B.; Staiger, Douglas O.

Annals of Surgery . 243(3):411-417, March 2006.

Race and Surgical Mortality in the United States

Lucas, F L.; Stukel, Therese A.; Morris, Arden M.; More

Annals of Surgery . 243(2):281-286, February 2006.

Surgeon Specialty and Operative Mortality With Lung Resection

Goodney, Philip P.; Lucas, F L.; Stukel, Therese A.; More

Annals of Surgery . 241(1):179-184, January 2005.

Hospital Volume, Length of Stay, and Readmission Rates in High-Risk Surgery

Goodney, Philip P.; Stukel, Therese A.; Lucas, F. Lee; More

Annals of Surgery . 238(2):161-167, August 2003.