Ann Surg Oncol (2018) 25:1943–1952 https://doi.org/10.1245/s10434-018-6479-5 OR IG INA L A R TIC L E – BREA S T O NC OLOG Y Proﬁling Surgeon Performance for Breast Cancer Lumpectomy by Composite Measurement of Reoperations, Cosmetic Outcomes, and Patient Preferences 1 2 2 3,4 Annie L. Dunham, MD , Luis D. Ramirez, MPH , Choua A. Vang, BS , Jared H. Linebarger, MD , and 2,4 Jeffrey Landercasper, MD Department of Medical Education, Gundersen Medical Foundation, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, La Crosse, WI; Department of Medical Research, Gundersen Medical Foundation, La Crosse, WI; 3 4 Department of Surgery, Gundersen Health System (GHS), La Crosse, WI; Norma J. Vinger Center for Breast Care, Gundersen Health System, La Crosse, WI ABSTRACT adjustment, differences between surgeons were observed Background. Patients want information to search for for RORs, but not COSMs. Overall, patients reported destination of care for breast-conserving surgery (BCS). To excellent, good, fair, and poor COSMs of 55, 30, 11 and inform patients wanting a lumpectomy, we aimed to 4%, respectively. Composite star scores reﬂected differ- develop a pilot project that communicated composite ences in performance by surgeon, which could increase, or quality measure (QM) results
Annals of Surgical Oncology – Springer Journals
Published: Apr 18, 2018
It’s your single place to instantly
discover and read the research
that matters to you.
Enjoy affordable access to
over 18 million articles from more than
15,000 peer-reviewed journals.
All for just $49/month
Query the DeepDyve database, plus search all of PubMed and Google Scholar seamlessly
Save any article or search result from DeepDyve, PubMed, and Google Scholar... all in one place.
All the latest content is available, no embargo periods.
“Whoa! It’s like Spotify but for academic articles.”@Phil_Robichaud