Using the case mix of pressure ulcer healing to evaluate nursing home performance.


Pressure ulcer healing is an important quality measure for nursing homes, but the factors that predict healing have not been well studied. Using the Minimum Data Set, the authors identified candidate variables for a logistic regression, risk-adjustment model to predict ulcer healing. The authors then assessed model discrimination and calibration. Finally… (More)
DOI: 10.1177/1062860608316109


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