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Assessing Hospital Performance After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Using Big Data

Assessing Hospital Performance After Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Using Big Data

Jacob V. Spertus, Sharon-Lise T. Normand, Robert Wolf, Matt Cioffi, Ann Lovett and Sherri Rose. Although risk adjustment remains a cornerstone for comparing outcomes across hospitals, optimal strategies continue to evolve in the presence of many confounders. We compared conventional regression-based model to approaches particularly suited to leveraging big data.

Posted November 8, 2016 More