Program Director Rounds (Articles)

Reforming the Financing and Governance of GME
Gail R. Wilensky, Ph.D., and Donald M. Berwick, M.D., M.P.P.
N Engl J Med 2014; 371:792-793August 28, 2014DOI: 10.1056/NEJMp1406174
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Long-Term Effect of Hospital Pay for Performance on Mortality in England
Søren Rud Kristensen, Ph.D., Rachel Meacock, M.Sc., Alex J. Turner, M.Sc., Ruth Boaden, Ph.D., Ruth McDonald, Ph.D., Martin Roland, D.M., and Matthew Sutton, Ph.D.
N Engl J Med 2014; 371:540-548August 7, 2014DOI: 10.1056/NEJMoa1400962
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Effect of Oximetry on Hospitalization in Bronchiolitis: A Randomized Clinical Trial
Suzanne Schuh, MD, FRCPC1,2; Stephen Freedman, MD, FRCPC3; Allan Coates, MD2; Upton Allen, MD, FRCPC1,2; Patricia C. Parkin, MD, FRCPC1,2; Derek Stephens, MSc2; Wendy Ungar, PhD2; Zelia DaSilva, RT1; Andrew R. Willan, PhD2
JAMA. 2014;312(7):712-718. doi:10.1001/jama.2014.8637
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Point-of-care Ultrasonography for the Diagnosis of Acute Cardiogenic Pulmonary Edema in Patients Presenting With Acute Dyspnea: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis.
Al Deeb M1, Barbic S, Featherstone R, Dankoff J, Barbic D.
Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Aug;21(8):843-852. doi: 10.1111/acem.12435.
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Troponin Elevations Only Detected With a High-sensitivity Assay: Clinical Correlations and Prognostic Significance.
Korley FK, Schulman SP, Sokoll LJ, DeFilippis AP, Stolbach AI, Bayram JD, Saheed MO, Omron R, Fernandez C, Lwin A, Cai SS, Post WS, Jaffe AS.
Acad Emerg Med. 2014 Jul;21(7):727-735. doi: 10.1111/acem.12417. Epub 2014 Aug 11.
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The Opportunity Cost of Futile Treatment in the ICU*.
Huynh TN1, Kleerup EC, Raj PP, Wenger NS.
Crit Care Med. 2014 Sep;42(9):1977-82. doi: 10.1097/CCM.0000000000000402.
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Effect of early metoprolol on infarct size in ST-segment-elevation myocardial infarction patients undergoing primary percutaneous coronary intervention: the Effect of Metoprolol in Cardioprotection During an Acute Myocardial Infarction (METOCARD-CNIC) trial.
Ibanez B1, Macaya C, Sánchez-Brunete V, Pizarro G, Fernández-Friera L, Mateos A, Fernández-Ortiz A, García-Ruiz JM, García-Álvarez A, Iñiguez A, Jiménez-Borreguero J, López-Romero P, Fernández-Jiménez R, Goicolea J, Ruiz-Mateos B, Bastante T, Arias M, Iglesias-Vázquez JA, Rodriguez MD, Escalera N, Acebal C, Cabrera JA, Valenciano J, Pérez de Prado A, Fernández-Campos MJ, Casado I, García-Rubira JC, García-Prieto J, Sanz-Rosa D, Cuellas C, Hernández-Antolín R, Albarrán A, Fernández-Vázquez F, de la Torre-Hernández JM, Pocock S, Sanz G, Fuster V.
Circulation. 2013 Oct 1;128(14):1495-503. doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.113.003653. Epub 2013 Sep 3.
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