October 1, 2013 – September 30, 2014 reports published: Adult Coronary Artery Bypass Graft Surgery Hospital Risk-Standardized 30-Day Mortality Rates and the Adult Percutaneous Coronary Intervention Hospital Risk-Standardized In-Hospital Mortality Rates are now available for download. Click “read more” to go directly to the report page.
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.