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Predicting the Incremental Hospital Cost of Adverse Events Among Medicare Beneficiaries in the Comprehensive Joint Replacement Program During Fiscal Year 2014.
BACKGROUND The Medicare program's Comprehensive Care for Joint Replacement (CJR) payment model places hospitals at financial risk for the treatment cost of Medicare beneficiaries (MBs) undergoingExpand
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Incremental Hospital Cost and Length-of-Stay Associated With Treating Adverse Events Among Medicare Beneficiaries Undergoing Lumbar Spinal Fusion During Fiscal Year 2013
Study Design. A retrospective study. Objectives. To report the incremental hospital resource consumption associated with treating selected adverse events experienced by Medicare beneficiariesExpand
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Anterior Cervical Discectomy and Fusion With Allograft and Anterior Plating: A Report on 219 Patients/469 Levels With a Minimum of 2-year Follow-up
Anterior cervical fusion with autograft is a standard technique for the treatment of cervical disc disease but is associated with a high rate of donor site complications. The use of allograft andExpand
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Reduced post-operative opioid use decreases length of stay and readmission rates in patients undergoing hip and knee joint arthroplasty.
Background While adequate pain relief is central to patient recovery and satisfaction, opioid use is associated with side effects, adverse drug events and opioid use disorder and therefore is underExpand
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Incremental Hospital Cost and Length-of-stay Associated With Treating Adverse Events Among Medicare Beneficiaries Undergoing Cervical Spinal Fusion During Fiscal Year 2013 and 2014
Study Design. A retrospective study. Objective. To report the incremental hospital resources consumed with treating adverse events experienced by Medicare beneficiaries undergoing a two or threeExpand
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ANTERIOR CERVICAL DISCECTOMY AND FUSION WITH ALLOGRAFT AND ANTERIOR PLATING
Introduction: Although anterior cervical discectomy and fusion is a well-established technique for arthrodesis of the cervical spine, there are limited data on the use of allograft with plate inExpand
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Wednesday, September 26, 2018 9:00 AM – 10:00 AM Best Papers: 7. Predictors of total hospital resource cost during 1- or 2-level lumbar spinal fusion among Medicare beneficiaries
PURPOSE The purpose of this study is to identify demographic factors, comorbid conditions, and procedure approaches associated with higher total hospital resources consumed by Medicare beneficiariesExpand
3:53 Anterior discectomy with fusion with allograft and plating
Abstract Purpose of study: Although anterior cervical discectomy and fusion is a well-established technique for arthrodesis of the cervical spine, there are limited data on the use of allograft withExpand
hip fracture admissions among medicare beneficiaries 2010 2015 rising hospital costs and falling reimbursements
Background: This paper reports trends in care and costs associated with hip fracture admissions among Medicare Beneficiaries (MB). Methods: This retrospective study identified 1,558,428 primary hipExpand
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