Are Higher Hospital Venous Thromboembolism Rates an Indicator of Better Quality?. Evaluation of the Validity of a Hospital Quality Measure.

Christina A. Minami, Karl Y Bilimoria*

*Corresponding author for this work

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8 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)185-204
Number of pages20
JournalAdvances in Surgery
Issue number1
StatePublished - Sep 1 2015


  • Patient safety indicator 12
  • SCIP-VTE-2
  • Surveillance bias
  • Venous thromboembolism

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery

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