D S Battleman
Affiliation: Cornell University
- Gender differences in utilization of exercise treadmill testing: a claims-based analysisD S Battleman
Office of Outcomes Research, New York Presbyterian Healthcare System, USA
J Healthc Qual 23:38-41. 2001..ETT often is the initial screening test for detecting CAD; these gender differences in ETT utilization may result in underdetection of CAD in women and treatment at later stages of disease when interventions are less effective...
- Rapid antibiotic delivery and appropriate antibiotic selection reduce length of hospital stay of patients with community-acquired pneumonia: link between quality of care and resource utilizationDavid S Battleman
Office of Outcomes Research, New York Presbyterian Healthcare System, 411 E 69th St, Suite 312, New York, NY 10021, USA
Arch Intern Med 162:682-8. 2002..To measure quality-of-care variables relevant to the treatment of community-acquired pneumonia and to determine their relative contribution to variation in length of hospital stay (LOS)...
- Dedicated asthma center improves the quality of care and resource utilization for pediatric asthma: a multicenter studyD S Battleman
Office of Outcomes Research, Department of Public Health, New York Presbyterian Healthcare System, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY 10021, USA
Acad Emerg Med 8:709-15. 2001..To determine the relative effectiveness of pediatric asthma care among patients treated by a dedicated asthma center (AC) vs children who use the emergency department (ED) as a site of primary asthma care...
- Economic consequences of renal dysfunction among cardiopulmonary bypass surgery patients: a hospital-based perspectiveMark Callahan
Department of Public Health, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY, USA
Value Health 6:137-43. 2003..However, less is known about the actual cost of care for these patients. We sought to quantify the hospital costs attributed to renal dysfunction in cardiopulmonary bypass patients at a large academic referral center...