Marjorie C Wang

Summary

Affiliation: Medical College of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Trends and variations in cervical spine surgery in the United States: Medicare beneficiaries, 1992 to 2005
    Marjorie C Wang
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Neurosurgery, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:955-61; discussion 962-3. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Thirty-day readmissions after elective spine surgery for degenerative conditions among US Medicare beneficiaries
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine J 12:902-11. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Utility of a combined current procedural terminology and International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification code algorithm in classifying cervical spine surgery for degenerative changes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1843-8. 2011
  4. doi request reprint Strengths and limitations of International Classification of Disease Ninth Revision Clinical Modification codes in defining cervical spine surgery
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E38-44. 2011
  5. doi request reprint The continued burden of spine fractures after motor vehicle crashes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 10:86-92. 2009
  6. ncbi request reprint Timing of surgery after multisystem injury with traumatic brain injury: effect on neuropsychological and functional outcome
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College ofWisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Trauma 62:1250-8. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Complications and mortality associated with cervical spine surgery for degenerative disease in the United States
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:342-7. 2007
  8. pmc Accuracy of ICD-9-CM coding of cervical spine fractures: implications for research using administrative databases
    Matthew L Miller
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:101-5. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Are we underestimating the burden of traumatic brain injury? Surveillance of severe traumatic brain injury using centers for disease control International classification of disease, ninth revision, clinical modification, traumatic brain injury codes
    Christopher P Carroll
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:1064-70; discussion 1070. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Utility of repeat head computed tomography after blunt head trauma: a systematic review
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 61:226-33. 2006

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. doi request reprint Trends and variations in cervical spine surgery in the United States: Medicare beneficiaries, 1992 to 2005
    Marjorie C Wang
    Medical College of Wisconsin, Department of Neurosurgery, 9200 W Wisconsin Avenue, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 34:955-61; discussion 962-3. 2009
    ..Retrospective cohort...
  2. doi request reprint Thirty-day readmissions after elective spine surgery for degenerative conditions among US Medicare beneficiaries
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, 9200 W Wisconsin Ave, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine J 12:902-11. 2012
    ..Readmissions within 30 days of hospital discharge are undesirable and costly. Little is known about reasons for and predictors of readmissions after elective spine surgery to help plan preventative strategies...
  3. doi request reprint Utility of a combined current procedural terminology and International Classification of Diseases, Ninth Revision, Clinical Modification code algorithm in classifying cervical spine surgery for degenerative changes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Center for Patient Care and Outcomes Research, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:1843-8. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  4. doi request reprint Strengths and limitations of International Classification of Disease Ninth Revision Clinical Modification codes in defining cervical spine surgery
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 36:E38-44. 2011
    ..Retrospective study...
  5. doi request reprint The continued burden of spine fractures after motor vehicle crashes
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, and the Clement J Zablocki VA Medical Center, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Neurosurg Spine 10:86-92. 2009
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate secular trends in the occurrence of spine fractures associated with MVCs and evaluate the association between air bag and seat belt use with spine fractures...
  6. ncbi request reprint Timing of surgery after multisystem injury with traumatic brain injury: effect on neuropsychological and functional outcome
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College ofWisconsin, Milwaukee 53226, USA
    J Trauma 62:1250-8. 2007
    ..We sought to determine whether 6-month neuropsychological and functional outcome was associated with timing of noncranial surgery after traumatic brain injury...
  7. ncbi request reprint Complications and mortality associated with cervical spine surgery for degenerative disease in the United States
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI 53226, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 32:342-7. 2007
    ..Retrospective cohort...
  8. pmc Accuracy of ICD-9-CM coding of cervical spine fractures: implications for research using administrative databases
    Matthew L Miller
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
    Ann Adv Automot Med 52:101-5. 2008
    ..Prior studies have found coding accuracy ranging from 20 to 100%, casting doubt on the reliability of studies utilizing these codes. The goal of this study was to determine the accuracy of ICD-9-CM coding for cervical spine fractures...
  9. doi request reprint Are we underestimating the burden of traumatic brain injury? Surveillance of severe traumatic brain injury using centers for disease control International classification of disease, ninth revision, clinical modification, traumatic brain injury codes
    Christopher P Carroll
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Neurosurgery 71:1064-70; discussion 1070. 2012
    ..Recent studies suggest that these codes may underestimate the burden of TBI because of inaccuracies and low sensitivity...
  10. ncbi request reprint Utility of repeat head computed tomography after blunt head trauma: a systematic review
    Marjorie C Wang
    Department of Neurosurgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin 53226, USA
    J Trauma 61:226-33. 2006
    ..We systematically reviewed the literature to determine the incidence of progression of injury on repeat CT and resulting treatment changes...
  11. ncbi request reprint The use of repeated head computed tomography in pediatric blunt head trauma: factors predicting new and worsening brain injury
    William Hollingworth
    Department of Radiology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Pediatr Crit Care Med 8:348-56; CEU quiz 357. 2007
    ..This study describes the prevalence of worsening brain injury on repeat computed tomography, predictors of worsening computed tomography findings, and the frequency of neurosurgical intervention after the repeat computed tomography...