Neurosurgery

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THE HOSPITALIST AND THE NEUROSURGEON: THE ODD COUPLE OR A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN?

Background: The aging population along with increasing multi-morbidity and stricter regulations on house staff duty hours have played an integral role in fueling the drive for medical co-management of surgical patients. Parallel to these trends [...]

By | 2018-03-19T13:22:55+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Hospital Medicine 2018, Innovations, Other|Comments Off on THE HOSPITALIST AND THE NEUROSURGEON: THE ODD COUPLE OR A MATCH MADE IN HEAVEN?

THE IMPACT OF A HOSPITAL MEDICINE-NEUROSURGERY QUALITY IMPROVEMENT COLLABORATIVE ON NEUROSURGICAL PRE-ADMISSION, OPERATING ROOM AND POST-OPERATIVE OUTCOMES: A PROSPECTIVE INTERRUPTED TIME SERIES STUDY

Background: A lack of standardization in care delivery can lead to variations in outcomes in the high-risk work of neurosurgery. The aim of this program was to develop, implement and evaluate the impact of three [...]

By | 2018-03-19T15:44:00+00:00 March 19th, 2018|Quality Improvement, Research, Uncategorized|Comments Off on THE IMPACT OF A HOSPITAL MEDICINE-NEUROSURGERY QUALITY IMPROVEMENT COLLABORATIVE ON NEUROSURGICAL PRE-ADMISSION, OPERATING ROOM AND POST-OPERATIVE OUTCOMES: A PROSPECTIVE INTERRUPTED TIME SERIES STUDY