Michael Pine

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of claims data to improve risk adjustment of hospital mortality
    Michael Pine
    Michael Pine and Associates Inc, Chicago, Ill, USA
    JAMA 297:71-6. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Combining administrative and clinical data to stratify surgical risk
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Inc, Chicago, Illinois 60615, USA
    Ann Surg 246:875-85. 2007
  3. doi request reprint The impact of ineffective and inefficient care on the excess costs of elective surgical procedures
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:779-86. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Control charts to identify adverse outcomes in elective colon resection
    Donald E Fry
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg 203:392-6; discussion 396. 2012
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical warranties to improve quality and efficiency in elective colon surgery
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 5020 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Arch Surg 145:647-52. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Inefficiency as the major driver of excess costs in lung resection
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1418-22. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness and efficiency in peripheral vascular surgery
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Am J Surg 201:363-7; discussion 367-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Controlling costs without compromising quality: paying hospitals for total knee replacement
    Michael Pine
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Med Care 48:862-8. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Medicare post-discharge deaths and readmissions following elective surgery
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 1 East Wacker Drive, 1201, Chicago, IL 60601, USA Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 207:326-30; discussion 330. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Patient characteristics and the occurrence of never events
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 5020 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Arch Surg 145:148-51. 2010

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of claims data to improve risk adjustment of hospital mortality
    Michael Pine
    Michael Pine and Associates Inc, Chicago, Ill, USA
    JAMA 297:71-6. 2007
    ..Risk-adjustment equations used in these analyses must contain sufficient clinical detail to ensure accurate measurements of hospital quality...
  2. ncbi request reprint Combining administrative and clinical data to stratify surgical risk
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Inc, Chicago, Illinois 60615, USA
    Ann Surg 246:875-85. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint The impact of ineffective and inefficient care on the excess costs of elective surgical procedures
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 212:779-86. 2011
    ..The identification of cost-effective hospitals permits objective measurement of excessive surgical costs and development of strategies to improve outcomes and efficiency...
  4. doi request reprint Control charts to identify adverse outcomes in elective colon resection
    Donald E Fry
    Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Am J Surg 203:392-6; discussion 396. 2012
    ..Control charts have been proposed for the measurement of quality in surgical care...
  5. ncbi request reprint Surgical warranties to improve quality and efficiency in elective colon surgery
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 5020 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Arch Surg 145:647-52. 2010
    ..Uncomplicated surgical care has highly variable costs. High costs of complications have led payers to deny additional payments even for predictable complications...
  6. doi request reprint Inefficiency as the major driver of excess costs in lung resection
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 142:1418-22. 2011
    ..Risk-adjusted outcomes of surgical care are important for quality and cost assessments. Although cardiac surgery is commonly studied, risk-adjusted analysis of excess costs of lung resection has not been pursued...
  7. doi request reprint Comparative effectiveness and efficiency in peripheral vascular surgery
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Am J Surg 201:363-7; discussion 367-8. 2011
    ..Elective peripheral vascular surgery provides quality outcomes that are of great benefit to patients, but have complications that result in severe morbidity and excessive costs...
  8. doi request reprint Controlling costs without compromising quality: paying hospitals for total knee replacement
    Michael Pine
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Med Care 48:862-8. 2010
    ..An alternative payment structure, especially for high volume, high cost episodes of care (eg, total knee replacement), is needed to reward high quality care and reduce costs...
  9. doi request reprint Medicare post-discharge deaths and readmissions following elective surgery
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 1 East Wacker Drive, 1201, Chicago, IL 60601, USA Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA Department of Surgery, University of New Mexico School of Medicine, Albuquerque, NM, USA Electronic address
    Am J Surg 207:326-30; discussion 330. 2014
    ..The frequency of 90-day, postdischarge deaths and readmissions in Medicare patients undergoing elective surgical procedures has not been well studied...
  10. doi request reprint Patient characteristics and the occurrence of never events
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 5020 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Arch Surg 145:148-51. 2010
    ..To determine whether the occurrence of "never events" after major surgical procedures is affected by patient and disease characteristics and by the type of operation performed...
  11. doi request reprint Adverse outcomes in surgery: redefinition of postoperative complications
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Am J Surg 197:479-84. 2009
    ..We propose that excess risk-adjusted, postoperative length of stay (poLOS) is a valid indicator of an adverse outcome...
  12. doi request reprint Virtual partnerships: aligning hospital and surgeon incentives
    Donald E Fry
    Michael Pine and Associates, 5020 S Lake Shore Drive, Chicago, IL 60615, USA
    Am J Surg 200:105-10. 2010
    ..A fundamental reorganization will be required if care is to be broadened and sensible economies achieved...
  13. ncbi request reprint Female gender is an independent predictor of operative mortality after coronary artery bypass graft surgery: contemporary analysis of 31 Midwestern hospitals
    Ron Blankstein
    Department of Medicine, University of Chicago Hospitals, Chicago, IL 60610, USA
    Circulation 112:I323-7. 2005
    ..We attempted to determine whether, all other factors being equal, there is a significant difference in OM between men and women undergoing CABG...
  14. ncbi request reprint Surgical mortality and type of anesthesia provider
    Michael Pine
    Michael Pine and Associates, Inc, Chicago, Ill, USA
    AANA J 71:109-16. 2003
    ..20%. Observed and predicted values by type of provider were not statistically significantly different. Hospitals without anesthesiologists had results similar to hospitals where anesthesiologists provided or directed anesthesia care...