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Physician-Level Variation in Outcomes of Mechanically Ventilated Patients.

Kerlin MP, Epstein A, Kahn JM, Iwashyna TJ, Asch DA, Harhay MO, Ratcliffe SJ, Halpern SD


March 1st, 2018

Appears In

Annals of the American Thoracic Society

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Physicians are increasingly being held accountable for patient outcomes, yet their specific contribution to the outcomes remains uncertain. This study aims to determine variation in outcomes of mechanically ventilated patients among intensivists, as well as associations between intensivist experience and patient outcomes.

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