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Understanding Variation in 30-Day Surgical Readmission in the Era of Accountable Care: Effect of the Patient, Surgeon, and Surgical Subspecialties.
Gani F, Lucas DJ, Kim Y, Schneider EB, Pawlik TM.
. 2015 Nov 1;150(11):1042-9. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.2215.

Crowdsourcing to Assess Surgical Skill.
Lendvay TS, White L, Kowalewski T.
. 2015 Nov 1;150(11):1086-7. doi: 10.1001/jamasurg.2015.2405. No abstract available.

Improving resident performance on standardized assessments of medical knowledge: a retrospective analysis of interventions correlated to American Board of Surgery In-Service Training Examination performance.
Buckley EJ, Markwell S, Farr D, Sanfey H, Mellinger J.
Am J Surg
. 2015 Oct;210(4):734-8. doi: 10.1016/j.amjsurg.2015.06.004. Epub 2015 Jul 2.

Are Higher Hospital Venous Thromboembolism Rates an Indicator of Better Quality?: Evaluation of the Validity of a Hospital Quality Measure.
Minami CA, Bilimoria KY.
Adv Surg
. 2015;49(1):185-204. doi: 10.1016/j.yasu.2015.03.002. Review. No abstract available.
PMID: 26299499

Objective structured assessment of nontechnical skills: Reliability of a global rating scale for the in-training assessment in the operating room.
Dedy NJ, Szasz P, Louridas M, Bonrath EM, Husslein H, Grantcharov TP.
. 2015 Jun;157(6):1002-13. doi: 10.1016/j.surg.2014.12.023. Epub 2015 Feb 20.
PMID: 25704419

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