Angela M Ingraham

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of hospital performance in trauma vs emergency and elective general surgery: implications for acute care surgery quality improvement
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 45267 0558, USA
    Arch Surg 147:591-8. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Association of surgical care improvement project infection-related process measure compliance with risk-adjusted outcomes: implications for quality measurement
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:705-14. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of 30-day outcomes after emergency general surgery procedures: potential for targeted improvement
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surgery 148:217-38. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Variation in quality of care after emergency general surgery procedures in the elderly
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:1039-48. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Effect of delay to operation on outcomes in adults with acute appendicitis
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, 633 N St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611
    Arch Surg 145:886-92. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement in surgery: the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program approach
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, 633 North Saint Clair Street, Floor 22NE, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Surg 44:251-67. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Effect of postdischarge morbidity and mortality on comparisons of hospital surgical quality
    Karl Y Bilimoria
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 252:183-90. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The influence of resident involvement on surgical outcomes
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:889-98. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of hospital performance in nonemergency versus emergency colorectal operations at 142 hospitals
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:155-65. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Improving American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program risk adjustment: incorporation of a novel procedure risk score
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611 3211, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:715-23. 2010

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Comparison of hospital performance in trauma vs emergency and elective general surgery: implications for acute care surgery quality improvement
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 45267 0558, USA
    Arch Surg 147:591-8. 2012
    ..We also evaluated the relationship between trauma and elective general surgery (ELGS) care, believing that performance would be similar across these services as it reflects institutional culture...
  2. doi request reprint Association of surgical care improvement project infection-related process measure compliance with risk-adjusted outcomes: implications for quality measurement
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:705-14. 2010
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of 30-day outcomes after emergency general surgery procedures: potential for targeted improvement
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surgery 148:217-38. 2010
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Variation in quality of care after emergency general surgery procedures in the elderly
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:1039-48. 2011
    ..To explore this hypothesis, we evaluated 30-day outcomes following EGS procedures in the young and the elderly and determined whether hospital performance was consistent across these 2 age strata...
  5. doi request reprint Effect of delay to operation on outcomes in adults with acute appendicitis
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, 633 N St Clair Street, Chicago, IL 60611
    Arch Surg 145:886-92. 2010
    ..To examine the effect of delay from surgical admission to induction of anesthesia on outcomes after appendectomy for acute appendicitis in adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quality improvement in surgery: the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program approach
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, 633 North Saint Clair Street, Floor 22NE, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Adv Surg 44:251-67. 2010
    ..Continued growth of the ACS NSQIP will facilitate achievement of the primary goal surrounding the current health care reform debate: efficient, high-quality care...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of postdischarge morbidity and mortality on comparisons of hospital surgical quality
    Karl Y Bilimoria
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Ann Surg 252:183-90. 2010
    ..Our objectives were (1) to determine the frequency of postdischarge complications and deaths and (2) to determine whether hospital rankings change with inclusion of postdischarge outcomes...
  8. doi request reprint The influence of resident involvement on surgical outcomes
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:889-98. 2011
    ..Although the training of surgical residents is often considered in national policy addressing complications and safety, the influence of resident intraoperative involvement on surgical outcomes has not been well studied...
  9. doi request reprint Comparison of hospital performance in nonemergency versus emergency colorectal operations at 142 hospitals
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 210:155-65. 2010
    ..However, information about the quality of emergency surgical care is lacking. The objective of this study was to assess whether hospitals have comparable outcomes for emergency and nonemergency operations...
  10. doi request reprint Improving American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program risk adjustment: incorporation of a novel procedure risk score
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611 3211, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:715-23. 2010
    ..The purpose of this study was to improve standard ACS NSQIP risk adjustment using a novel procedure risk score...
  11. ncbi request reprint A current profile and assessment of north american cholecystectomy: results from the american college of surgeons national surgical quality improvement program
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:176-86. 2010
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  12. ncbi request reprint The attributable mortality and length of stay of trauma-related complications: a matched cohort study
    Angela M Ingraham
    American College of Surgeons, Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg 252:358-62. 2010
    ..To determine the attributable mortality (AM) and excess length of stay because of complications or complication groupings in the National Trauma Data Bank...
  13. doi request reprint The importance of assessing both inpatient and outpatient surgical quality
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    Ann Surg 253:611-8. 2011
    ..We aimed to determine whether hospital-level surgical performance was similar across outpatient and inpatient settings...
  14. doi request reprint Comparison of outlier identification methods in hospital surgical quality improvement programs
    Karl Y Bilimoria
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, 633 N St Clair Street, 22nd Floor, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    J Gastrointest Surg 14:1600-7. 2010
    ..Our objective was to compare various methods used to classify hospitals as outliers in established surgical quality assessment programs by applying each approach to a single data set...
  15. doi request reprint Effect of trauma center status on 30-day outcomes after emergency general surgery
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:277-86. 2011
    ..We hypothesized that EGS outcomes in TCs would be similar to outcomes in non-trauma centers (NTC); failure to support our hypothesis suggests that the effects of trauma performance improvement have extended beyond trauma patients...
  16. doi request reprint The role of Surgical Champions in the American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program--a national survey
    Mehul V Raval
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, Cancer Programs, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois 60611 3211, USA
    J Surg Res 166:e15-25. 2011
    ..How individual ACS NSQIP leaders designated as Surgeon Champions (SC) utilize the ACS NSQIP at the hospital level and the obstacles they encounter are not well studied...
  17. doi request reprint Comparison of outcomes after laparoscopic versus open appendectomy for acute appendicitis at 222 ACS NSQIP hospitals
    Angela M Ingraham
    Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Surgery 148:625-35; discussion 635-7. 2010
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