American College of Surgeons

Known as: ACS 
A scientific and educational association of surgeons with the main goal to improve the quality of care for the surgical patient by setting high… (More)
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2013
Highly Cited
2013
The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP) collects detailed clinical data from… (More)
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2013
2013
I read with interest the article byMalinoski and colleagues about compliance with American College of Surgeons (ACS) trauma… (More)
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2011
2011
PURPOSE The American College of Surgeons (ACS) National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) provides validated… (More)
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2011
2011
BACKGROUND To examine the impact of an ongoing comprehensive performance improvement and patient safety (PIPS) program… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND/OBJECTIVE The National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (NSQIP) has demonstrated quality improvement in the VA and… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND Although logistic regression has commonly been used to adjust for risk differences in patient and case mix to permit… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
BACKGROUND We studied the association of the American College of Surgeons (ACS) trauma center designation and mortality in adult… (More)
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2003
2003
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to compare the impact of trauma patient outcomes before and after Level II American… (More)
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2001
2001
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to assess the impact on patient outcome and hospital performance of preparing for and… (More)
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1995
1995
OBJECTIVE To determine if trauma patients qualifying by a 1990 American College of Surgeons (ACS) audit filter have the same… (More)
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