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Title

Patient risk assessment; Identification of beneficial processes of care

Project Description

"​Our team is focused on identifying processes of care associated with improved outcomes for surgical patients. We are currently developing an individual risk calculator to better predict post-operative outcomes and guide preoperative intervention and patient education.  We have additional ongoing projects, as well as a list of bite-sized projects perfect for submission to national meetings and publication.  We are also open to novel ideas.  Our research team is composed of a thoracic surgeon, 2 senior clinical outcomes experts and a biostatistician.   Comments: We have several ongoing projects, as well as a list of bite-sized projects perfect for submission to national meetings and publication.  We are also open to novel ideas.  Our research team is composed of a thoracic surgeon, 2 senior clinical outcomes experts and a biostatistician.  We will introduce you to basic clinical outcomes research methods and biostatistics, through the writing of manuscripts for publication in peer-reviewed journals.  Opportunity for more advanced projects exists."

Area of Study

Cardiovascular; Hematology and Oncology; Metabolism and Endocrinology; Pulmonary and Critical Care; Surgery

Populations

Adults; African American; Geriatrics; Health Disparities; Hispanic-Latino(a); Men

Method

Epidemiology and Systems

Disease or Symptom

Cancer; COPD; Gastrointestinal Disease; Heart Disease; Kidney Disease; Kidney, Bladder, and Urethral Disease; Lung Disease

Department

Surgery

Mentor Location

Anschutz - Building AO1

Mentor Contact Number

303-724-7428

Mentor Email

robert.meguid@ucdenver.edu

Website

http://www.ucdenver.edu/academics/colleges/medicalschool/departments/surgery/Research/SOAR/Pages/Welcome.aspx

Mentor Name

Meguid, Robert

Funding Department/Program

Cancer Center; Surgery

Status

Current

Display on public listing?

Yes

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Created at 8/5/2018 2:46 PM by Hom, Patrick H
Last modified at 8/5/2018 2:46 PM by Hom, Patrick H