A study published in JAMA by a team from the University of Michigan Medical School shows no difference in surgical safety among 263 hospitals taking part in a major national quality effort, and 526 similar hospitals that werent involved.
The study analyzed data from 1,226,000 seniors enrolled in Medicare who had one of 11 major operations at those hospitals over a decade.
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