Medicare

Known as: Health Insurance for Aged, Title 18, Health Insurance for Aged, Disabled, Title 18, Health Insurance for Aged and Disabled, Title 18 
The US federal health insurance program run by the Health Care Financing Administration for people 65 years of age or older, certain people with… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
CONTEXT Total knee arthroplasty (TKA) is one of the most common and costly surgical procedures performed in the United States… (More)
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
This study's objective was to determine the incidence and mortality of acute renal failure (ARF) in Medicare beneficiaries. Data… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Knowledge of the excess risk posed by specific cardiovascular syndromes could help in the development of strategies to reduce… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
CONTEXT Case series demonstrate that bariatric surgery can be performed with a low rate of perioperative mortality (0.5%), but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
This article describes the CMS hierarchical condition categories (HCC) model implemented in 2004 to adjust Medicare capitation… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND Pneumonia accounts for more than 600 000 Medicare hospitalizations yearly. Guidelines have recommended antibiotic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVES We studied the impact of noncardiac comorbidity on potentially preventable hospitalizations and mortality in elderly… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Medicare spending varies more than twofold among regions, and the variations persist even after differences in health are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Your use of the JSTOR archive indicates your acceptance of JSTOR's Terms and Conditions of Use, available at http://www.jstor.org… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The objective of this study is to investigate whether hospitals known to be good places to practice nursing have lower Medicare… (More)
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