The Veterans Affairs Continuous Improvement in Cardiac Surgery Study.

@article{Grover1994TheVA,
  title={The Veterans Affairs Continuous Improvement in Cardiac Surgery Study.},
  author={Frederick L. Grover and Ronald R. Johnson and Annie Laurie W Shroyer and G. Marshall and Karl E. Hammermeister},
  journal={The Annals of thoracic surgery},
  year={1994},
  volume={58 6},
  pages={1845-51}
}
The Department of Veterans Affairs Cardiac Surgery Consultants Committee is responsible for reviewing the quality of cardiac surgical treatment at the 43 Veterans Affairs cardiac surgical centers where these procedures are performed. It does so by reviewing both the unadjusted and risk-adjusted operative mortality data and the incidence of perioperative… CONTINUE READING