Hospitals, Low-Volume

Known as: Low Volume Hospitals, Low-Volume Hospitals, Hospitals, Low Volume 
Hospitals with a much lower than average utilization by physicians and smaller number of procedures.
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1984-2017
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
OBJECTIVE To determine whether the relationship between hospital volume and mortality has changed over time. BACKGROUND It is… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
CONTEXT Although hospital procedure volume is clearly related to operative mortality with many cancer procedures, its effect on… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
OBJECTIVE To examine the effect of hospital volume of bariatric surgery on morbidity, mortality, and costs at academic centers… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
BACKGROUND Although numerous studies suggest that there is an inverse relation between hospital volume of surgical procedures and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
CONTEXT Evidence exists that high-volume hospitals (HVHs) have lower mortality rates than low-volume hospitals (LVHs) for certain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Reports of better results at national referral centers than at low-volume community hospitals have prompted calls for… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
OBJECTIVE To examine the association of surgeon and hospital case volumes with the short-term outcomes of in-hospital death… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Several studies have reported lower perioperative mortality rates with pancreaticoduodenectomy at high-volume… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND Patients with chest pain thought to be due to acute coronary ischemia are typically taken by ambulance to the nearest… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
CONTEXT Hospitals that treat a relatively high volume of patients for selected surgical oncology procedures report lower surgical… (More)
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