Kenneth A Labresh

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Improved treatment of hospitalized coronary artery disease patients with the get with the guidelines program
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 6:98-105. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Hospital treatment of patients with ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack using the "Get With The Guidelines" program
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:411-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of acute stroke care improvement framework for the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry: facilitating policy and system change at the hospital level
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:S246-50. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Using "get with the guidelines" to improve cardiovascular secondary prevention
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:539-50. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerosis secondary prevention performance measures after coronary bypass graft surgery compared with percutaneous catheter intervention and nonintervention patients in the Get With the Guidelines database
    Loren F Hiratzka
    Cardiac Vascular and Thoracic Surgeons, Inc, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Circulation 116:I207-12. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Get with the guidelines for cardiovascular secondary prevention: pilot results
    Kenneth A Labresh
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:203-9. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Aligning financial incentives with "Get With The Guidelines" to improve cardiovascular care
    John T Berthiaume
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:501-4. 2004
  8. pmc An organized approach to improvement in guideline adherence for acute myocardial infarction: results with the Get With The Guidelines quality improvement program
    William R Lewis
    Heart and Vascular Center, MetroHealth Campus, Case Western Reserve University, H 322, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1813-9. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex and racial differences in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators among patients hospitalized with heart failure
    Adrian F Hernandez
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    JAMA 298:1525-32. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Impact of time of presentation on the care and outcomes of acute myocardial infarction
    Hani Jneid
    Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, GRB 800 Boston, MA 02114
    Circulation 117:2502-9. 2008

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Improved treatment of hospitalized coronary artery disease patients with the get with the guidelines program
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 6:98-105. 2007
    ..Statistically and clinically significant improvement in 10 of 11 quality-improvement measures for the treatment of patients hospitalized for cardiovascular disease was seen in hospitals participating in Get With The Guidelines...
  2. doi request reprint Hospital treatment of patients with ischemic stroke or transient ischemic attack using the "Get With The Guidelines" program
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Waltham, MA 02451, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:411-7. 2008
    ..Adherence to evidence-based interventions for hospitalized patients who have experienced a stroke is suboptimal. We examined the association of process improvement and Internet-based data collection and decision support with stroke care...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of acute stroke care improvement framework for the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry: facilitating policy and system change at the hospital level
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Waltham, Massachusetts 02451, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:S246-50. 2006
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Using "get with the guidelines" to improve cardiovascular secondary prevention
    Kenneth A Labresh
    MassPRO, Inc, Waltham, Massachusetts, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 29:539-50. 2003
    ..and other organizations to reduce the gap in the application of secondary prevention guidelines in hospitalized cardiovascular disease patients. Collaborative learning programs and technology solutions were created for the project...
  5. ncbi request reprint Atherosclerosis secondary prevention performance measures after coronary bypass graft surgery compared with percutaneous catheter intervention and nonintervention patients in the Get With the Guidelines database
    Loren F Hiratzka
    Cardiac Vascular and Thoracic Surgeons, Inc, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Circulation 116:I207-12. 2007
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint Get with the guidelines for cardiovascular secondary prevention: pilot results
    Kenneth A Labresh
    Department of Medicine, Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI, USA
    Arch Intern Med 164:203-9. 2004
    ..The use of Web-based technology and a collaborative model to improve hospital adherence to secondary prevention guidelines has not been previously evaluated...
  7. ncbi request reprint Aligning financial incentives with "Get With The Guidelines" to improve cardiovascular care
    John T Berthiaume
    Hawaii Medical Service Association, Honolulu, Hawaii 96814, USA
    Am J Manag Care 10:501-4. 2004
    ....
  8. pmc An organized approach to improvement in guideline adherence for acute myocardial infarction: results with the Get With The Guidelines quality improvement program
    William R Lewis
    Heart and Vascular Center, MetroHealth Campus, Case Western Reserve University, H 322, 2500 MetroHealth Dr, Cleveland, Ohio 44109, USA
    Arch Intern Med 168:1813-9. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate whether participation in GWTG is associated with greater adherence to guidelines for coronary artery disease (CAD)...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex and racial differences in the use of implantable cardioverter-defibrillators among patients hospitalized with heart failure
    Adrian F Hernandez
    Duke Clinical Research Institute, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, North Carolina 27715, USA
    JAMA 298:1525-32. 2007
    ..The influence of sex and race on ICD use among eligible patients is unknown...
  10. doi request reprint Impact of time of presentation on the care and outcomes of acute myocardial infarction
    Hani Jneid
    Division of Cardiology, Massachusetts General Hospital, 55 Fruit St, GRB 800 Boston, MA 02114
    Circulation 117:2502-9. 2008
    ..Prior studies have demonstrated an inconsistent association between patients' arrival time for acute myocardial infarction (AMI) and their subsequent medical care and outcomes...
  11. ncbi request reprint Nonfinancial incentives for quality: a policy statement from the American Heart Association
    Vincent Bufalino
    Midwest Heart Specialists
    Circulation 115:398-401. 2007
  12. ncbi request reprint A collaborative model for hospital-based cardiovascular secondary prevention
    Kenneth A Labresh
    Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 12:20-7. 2003
    ..Recognition of participation and achievement by the American Heart Association helps to obtain administrative support for the program...
  13. ncbi request reprint The Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry: initial results from four prototypes
    Mathew J Reeves
    Department of Epidemiology, Michigan State University, East Lansing 48824, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:S202-9. 2006
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint Payment for quality: guiding principles and recommendations: principles and recommendations from the American Heart Association's Reimbursement, Coverage, and Access Policy Development Workgroup
    Vincent Bufalino
    Circulation 113:1151-4. 2006
    ..The statement also suggests future areas for research around the realignment of financial incentives to improve both the quality of care delivered and patient outcomes...
  15. ncbi request reprint Acute stroke care in the US: results from 4 pilot prototypes of the Paul Coverdell National Acute Stroke Registry
    Mathew J Reeves
    Michigan State University, East Lansing, USA
    Stroke 36:1232-40. 2005
    ..This article describes key features of acute stroke care from 4 prototype registries in Georgia (Ga), Massachusetts (Mass), Michigan (Mich), and Ohio...
  16. ncbi request reprint Get with the guidelines to improve heart care
    Kenneth A Labresh
    Ital Heart J 5:489-93. 2004
  17. ncbi request reprint Secondary prevention after coronary bypass: the American Heart Association "Get with the Guidelines" program
    Timothy A Denton
    Ann Thorac Surg 75:758-60. 2003
  18. pmc Quality of care and outcomes among patients with heart failure and chronic kidney disease: A Get With the Guidelines -- Heart Failure Program study
    Uptal D Patel
    Division of Nephrology, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Am Heart J 156:674-81. 2008
    ..Both heart failure (HF) and chronic kidney disease (CKD) are highly prevalent conditions that often coexist; however, the quality of care received by hospitalized patients with both is not known...