Use of Medicare diagnosis and procedure codes to improve detection of surgical site infections following hip arthroplasty, knee arthroplasty, and vascular surgery
Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology
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Use of Medicare Diagnosis and Procedure Codes to Improve Detection of Surgical Site Infections following Hip Arthroplasty, Knee Arthroplasty, and Vascular Surgery Michael S. Calderwood, Allen Ma, Yosef M. Khan, Margaret A. Olsen, Dale W. Bratzler, Deborah S. Yokoe, David C. Hooper, Kurt Stevenson, Victoria J. Fraser, Richard Platt and Susan S. Huang Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology , Vol. 33, No. 1 (January 2012), pp. 40-49 Published by: The University of Chicago Press on behalf of The Society for Healthcare Epidemiology of America Article DOI: 10.1086/663207 Article Stable URL: http://www.jstor.org/stable/10.1086/663207
Calderwood, Michael S.; Ma, Allen; Khan, Yosef M.; Olsen, Margaret A.; Bratzler, Dale W.; Yokoe, Deborah S.; Hooper, David C.; Stevenson, Kurt; Fraser, Victoria J.; Platt, Richard; Huang, Susan S.; and CDC Prevention Epicenters Program, "Use of Medicare diagnosis and procedure codes to improve detection of surgical site infections following hip arthroplasty, knee arthroplasty, and vascular surgery." Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology. 33, 1. 40-49. (2012).