Identifying quality outliers in a large, multiple-institution database by using customized versions of the Simplified Acute Physiology Score II and the Mortality Probability Model II0.

@article{Glance2002IdentifyingQO,
  title={Identifying quality outliers in a large, multiple-institution database by using customized versions of the Simplified Acute Physiology Score II and the Mortality Probability Model II0.},
  author={Laurent G. Glance and Turner M. Osler and Andrew W. Dick},
  journal={Critical care medicine},
  year={2002},
  volume={30 9},
  pages={1995-2002}
}
OBJECTIVE To assess whether customized versions of the Simplified Acute Physiology Score (SAPS) II and the Mortality Probability Model (MPM) II0 agree on the identity of intensive care unit quality outliers within a multiple-center database. DESIGN Retrospective database analysis. SETTING AND PATIENTS Patient subset of the Project IMPACT database… CONTINUE READING