William B Borden
Affiliation: Cornell University
- Coronary heart disease in young adultsJessica B Rubin
Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, NY 10021, USA
Curr Atheroscler Rep 14:140-9. 2012..Additional research must also focus on treatment concerns that are specific to young patients...
- Valuing improvement in value-based purchasingWilliam B Borden
Department of Public Health, Weill Cornell Medical College, 402 East 67th Street, New York, NY 10065, USA
Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:163-70. 2012..Because initial low performers are disproportionately hospitals in socioeconomically disadvantaged areas, these institutions stand to lose under Medicare's VBP proposal...
- Patterns and intensity of medical therapy in patients undergoing percutaneous coronary interventionWilliam B Borden
Department of Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, 1305 York Ave, Eighth Floor, New York, NY 10021, USA
JAMA 305:1882-9. 2011..It is unknown to what degree OMT is applied before PCI in routine practice or whether its use increased after the COURAGE trial...
- Quality improvement in the door-to-balloon times for ST-elevation myocardial infarction patients presenting without chest painWilliam B Borden
Cornell University, Division of Cardiology, Department of Medicine, Weill Medical College, New York, New York, USA
Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:851-8. 2012..To assess a quality improvement initiative aimed at minimizing door-to-balloon (DTB) times for ST-elevation myocardial infarction (STEMI) patients presenting without chest pain...
- Hospital performance, the local economy, and the local workforce: findings from a US National Longitudinal StudyJan Blustein
Robert F Wagner Graduate School and Division of General Medicine, NYU Medical School, New York University, New York, New York, United States of America
PLoS Med 7:e1000297. 2010..In this study, we quantify the association between hospital performance and local economic and human resources, and describe possible implications of pay-for-performance for socioeconomic equity...
- Improving risk factor modification: a global approachTshaka Muchiteni
Weill Cornell Medical College, Division of Cardiology, 1305 York Avenue, Eighth Floor, New York, NY 10021, USA
Curr Cardiol Rep 11:476-83. 2009..Improving risk factor modification requires a global approach, not only in addressing the spectrum of risk factors, but also in using the full range of strategies available to clinicians...