Duncan Neuhauser

Summary

Affiliation: Case Western Reserve University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Why do we worship P < .05?
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 21:4-8. 2012
  2. pmc Patient satisfaction, feasibility and reliability of satisfaction questionnaire among patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in urban Uganda: a cross-sectional study
    Harriet M Babikako
    School of Public Health College of Health Sciences, Makerere University P, O, Box 7072 Kampala, Uganda
    Health Res Policy Syst 9:6. 2011
  3. pmc Feasibility, reliability and validity of health-related quality of life questionnaire among adult pulmonary tuberculosis patients in urban Uganda: cross-sectional study
    Harriet M Babikako
    School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University P O Box 7072 Kampala, Uganda
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:93. 2010
  4. pmc Public opinion is our supreme court: D W Cathell MD, The Physician Himself
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:389-90. 2005
  5. pmc Advertising, ethics and the competitive practice of medicine: Charles Elton Blanchard MD
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:74-5. 2006
  6. pmc Ignaz Semmelweis and the birth of infection control
    M Best
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:233-4. 2004
  7. pmc Daniel: using the bible to teach quality improvement methods
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 495, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:153-5. 2004
  8. pmc Oliver Wendell Holmes MD 1809-94 and the logic of medicine
    D Neuhauser
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:302-4. 2006
  9. pmc Quality improvement research: are randomised trials necessary?
    D Neuhauser
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:77-80. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Personal quality improvement and individualized health process control: an update
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:186-8. 2008

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Why do we worship P < .05?
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 21:4-8. 2012
    ..Regulatory approval, billions of dollars in drug sales, publications in high-impact journals, promotions, tenure and fame, all because P < .05. How did the P value get to play such a prominent role in how medicine is practiced?..
  2. pmc Patient satisfaction, feasibility and reliability of satisfaction questionnaire among patients with pulmonary tuberculosis in urban Uganda: a cross-sectional study
    Harriet M Babikako
    School of Public Health College of Health Sciences, Makerere University P, O, Box 7072 Kampala, Uganda
    Health Res Policy Syst 9:6. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  3. pmc Feasibility, reliability and validity of health-related quality of life questionnaire among adult pulmonary tuberculosis patients in urban Uganda: cross-sectional study
    Harriet M Babikako
    School of Public Health, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University P O Box 7072 Kampala, Uganda
    Health Qual Life Outcomes 8:93. 2010
    ....
  4. pmc Public opinion is our supreme court: D W Cathell MD, The Physician Himself
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:389-90. 2005
  5. pmc Advertising, ethics and the competitive practice of medicine: Charles Elton Blanchard MD
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:74-5. 2006
  6. pmc Ignaz Semmelweis and the birth of infection control
    M Best
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:233-4. 2004
  7. pmc Daniel: using the bible to teach quality improvement methods
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 495, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:153-5. 2004
    ..Most of what I need to know about clinical research methods, I learned from the Bible...
  8. pmc Oliver Wendell Holmes MD 1809-94 and the logic of medicine
    D Neuhauser
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:302-4. 2006
  9. pmc Quality improvement research: are randomised trials necessary?
    D Neuhauser
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:77-80. 2007
  10. doi request reprint Personal quality improvement and individualized health process control: an update
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Epidemiology and Biostatistics Department, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:186-8. 2008
    ..This can be done through the use of run, control, and time between charts. This review gives examples of different methods taken from the literature...
  11. pmc A puzzling omission in a great medical textbook edited by a pioneer of controlled trials
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    J R Soc Med 101:381-3. 2008
  12. pmc The meaning of variation to healthcare managers, clinical and health-services researchers, and individual patients
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4249, USA
    BMJ Qual Saf 20:i36-40. 2011
    ..Understanding how these three groups deal differently with variation can help appreciate these three approaches...
  13. pmc Surgical experience, hospital size and severity adjusted mortality: James Y Simpson, 1869
    D Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:67-8. 2005
  14. doi request reprint Preoperative anemia and perioperative outcomes in patients who undergo elective spine surgery
    Andreea Seicean
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH 44195, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1331-41. 2013
    ..Analysis of the prospectively collected American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program database...
  15. doi request reprint Quality of care by a hypertension expert: a cautionary tale for pay-for-performance approaches
    Brook Watts
    Center for Quality Improvement Research, Louis Stokes Cleveland Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 17:35-46. 2008
    ..Pay-for-performance programs may be widely implemented, but gaps remain in our understanding of the implementation of performance measurement approaches...
  16. ncbi request reprint Geographic and patient variation in receipt of surveillance procedures after local excision of cutaneous melanoma
    David A Barzilai
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics and Skin Disease Research Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland, and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 122:246-55. 2004
    ..Further studies are needed to determine the etiology and impact of such disparities, and the influence of surveillance procedures on morbidity and mortality...
  17. ncbi request reprint The give and take in hospitals
    Jessica Diggs
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    J Health Serv Res Policy 11:120-1. 2006
  18. ncbi request reprint A student-written, faculty-reviewed, free, on-line textbook of public health management and policy
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Health Systems Management Center, Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    J Health Adm Educ 23:31-8. 2006
    ..With each class, each year, this textbook is revised and in 2005 is in its sixth edition. This book is in the public domain and can be copied and used by others without permission and for free...
  19. ncbi request reprint The coming third health care revolution: personal empowerment
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Case Western Reserve University, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 12:171-84; discussion 185-6. 2003
    ..It is proposed that a third revolution, patient empowerment, is just starting. The potential far-reaching consequences are described, discussed, and analyzed here, including their cost consequences...
  20. ncbi request reprint Improving hypertension care with patient-generated run charts: physician, patient, and management perspectives
    Christopher Hebert
    Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center and Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44017, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 13:174-7. 2004
  21. ncbi request reprint Introduction: papers from the Veterans Health Study
    Duncan Neuhauser
    School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Ambul Care Manage 28:260-1. 2005
  22. doi request reprint Effect of smoking on the perioperative outcomes of patients who undergo elective spine surgery
    Andreea Seicean
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine, Cleveland, OH, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 38:1294-302. 2013
    ..Retrospective analysis of the prospectively collected American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement database...
  23. ncbi request reprint Measuring performance improvement: total organizational commitment or clinical specialization
    Aleece Caron
    Center for Quality Improvement Research, Louis Stokes Cleveland VA Medical Center, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 13:210-5. 2004
    ..An alternative approach is that the leadership may commit resources or create conditions that result in improved quality over a broad range of measures...
  24. ncbi request reprint The sensitivity of Medicare data for identifying incident cases of invasive melanoma (United States)
    David A Barzilai
    Skin Diseases Research Center, University Hospitals of Cleveland, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland OH 44106, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 15:179-84. 2004
    ..The completeness of Medicare claims for identifying patients with melanoma for purposes of conducting population-based studies of melanoma is unknown...
  25. ncbi request reprint The banning of Frederick Wiseman's movie, "Titicut Follies"--censoring the evidence
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, School of Medicine, of Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio, USA
    Qual Manag Health Care 12:122-4. 2003
    ..Poor quality of care in the form of indifference and indignity can be seen as the filmmaker Frederick Wiseman shows in his classic documentary, "Titicut Follies," which was banned from public showing for 25 years...
  26. ncbi request reprint Assessing health quality: the case for tracers
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Dept of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case University Medical School, 10900 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    J Health Serv Res Policy 9:246-7. 2004
  27. pmc Functional status decline as a measure of adverse events in home health care: an observational study
    Tanya Pollack Scharpf
    Case Western Reserve University, Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 6:162. 2006
    ....
  28. pmc Florence Nightingale gets no respect: as a statistician that is
    D Neuhauser
    The Charles Elton Blanchard School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, 10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 12:317. 2003
  29. pmc Too good to last: did Cleveland Health Quality Choice leave a legacy and lessons to be learned?
    D Neuhauser
    Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:202-3. 2002
  30. pmc Avedis Donabedian: father of quality assurance and poet
    M Best
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 13:472-3. 2004
  31. pmc Ernest Amory Codman MD
    D Neuhauser
    Medical School, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, Ohio 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:104-5. 2002
  32. pmc John Williamson and the terrifying results of the medical practice information demonstration project
    D Neuhauser
    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 11:387-9. 2002
  33. pmc Pasteur and parachutes: when statistical process control is better than a randomized controlled trial
    M Diaz
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Case School of Medicine, Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, OH 44106 4945, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 14:140-3. 2005
  34. ncbi request reprint Why design of experiments just may transform health care
    Duncan Neuhauser
    Qual Manag Health Care 14:217-8. 2005
  35. ncbi request reprint Time-between control charts for monitoring asthma attacks
    Farrokh Alemi
    College of Nursing and Health Science, George Mason University, Fairfax, Virginia, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Saf 30:95-102. 2004
    ..Time-between control charts, which have been shown to be specially suited for monitoring rare events, can be used to monitor asthma attacks...
  36. ncbi request reprint The health care quality journey of Jönköping County Council, Sweden
    Boel Andersson-Gare
    Futurum the Academy for Healthcare, Jönköping County Council, Sweden
    Qual Manag Health Care 16:2-9. 2007
    ..For a decade Jönköping County Council in Sweden has undertaken a countywide effort to improve health and health care with measured success. This issue describes this quality improvement journey...
  37. pmc Joseph Juran: overcoming resistance to organisational change
    Mark Best
    Lake Erie College of Osteopathic Medicine, Bradenton, FL 34211, USA
    Qual Saf Health Care 15:380-2. 2006