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DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF A RISK ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR VTE IN HOSPITALIZED MEDICAL PATIENTS

Background: Venous thromboembolism (VTE) is the leading cause of preventable hospital death. National guidelinesrecommend VTE prophylaxis for all medical patients not at low risk. Several VTE risk prediction models have been developed, but no US [...]

By | 2019-03-12T15:50:05+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Oral Presentations, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on DEVELOPMENT AND VALIDATION OF A RISK ASSESSMENT MODEL FOR VTE IN HOSPITALIZED MEDICAL PATIENTS

PERFORMANCE DIMINISHES WHEN RISK MODELS CREATED FOR PROXIMAL OUTCOMES ARE APPLIED TO DISTAL OUTCOMES

Background: Standard risk prediction tools including the quick-Sequential Organ Failure Assessment (qSOFA) have been validated using in-hospital outcomes (mortality [Died-Hosp] or intensive care unit stay >72 hours [ICU72]). Yet, risk models are often applied to [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:19:24+00:00 March 11th, 2019|Hospital Medicine 2019, Outcomes Research, Research|Comments Off on PERFORMANCE DIMINISHES WHEN RISK MODELS CREATED FOR PROXIMAL OUTCOMES ARE APPLIED TO DISTAL OUTCOMES