Affiliation: Michigan State University
Reeves M, Nickles A, Roberts S, HURST R, Lyon Callo S. Assessment of the completeness and accuracy of case ascertainment in the Michigan Stroke Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2014;7:757-63 pubmed publisher
..This study illustrates the value of monitoring case ascertainment in stroke registries using external data sources. ..
Reeves M, Smith E, Fonarow G, Hernandez A, Pan W, Schwamm L. Off-hour admission and in-hospital stroke case fatality in the get with the guidelines-stroke program. Stroke. 2009;40:569-76 pubmed publisher
Reeves M, Wilkins T, Lisabeth L, Schwamm L. Thrombolysis treatment for acute stroke: issues of efficacy and utilization in women. Womens Health (Lond). 2011;7:383-90 pubmed publisher
Reeves M, Bhatt A, Jajou P, Brown M, Lisabeth L. Sex differences in the use of intravenous rt-PA thrombolysis treatment for acute ischemic stroke: a meta-analysis. Stroke. 2009;40:1743-9 pubmed publisher
..Further studies to explore the origins of this sex disparity are warranted. ..
Reeves M, Smith E, Fonarow G, Zhao X, Thompson M, Peterson E, et al
. Variation and Trends in the Documentation of National Institutes of Health Stroke Scale in GWTG-Stroke Hospitals. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2015;8:S90-8 pubmed publisher
..Documentation of NIHSS is higher in patients who are thrombolysis candidates. Evidence of modest bias in NIHSS scores was observed but this has lessened as the documentation of NIHSS has improved in recent years. ..
Reeves M, Gargano J, Maier K, Broderick J, Frankel M, Labresh K, et al
. Patient-level and hospital-level determinants of the quality of acute stroke care: a multilevel modeling approach. Stroke. 2010;41:2924-31 pubmed publisher
..Hospital-level factors accounted for 18% of total variation in the quality of care. Although the majority of variability in care occurred at the patient level, the model was able to explain only a small proportion. ..
Nickles A, Roberts S, Shell E, Mitchell M, Hussain S, Lyon Callo S, et al
. Characteristics and Outcomes of Stroke Patients Transferred to Hospitals Participating in the Michigan Coverdell Acute Stroke Registry. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2016;9:265-74 pubmed publisher
Reeves M, Hughes A, Woodward A, Freddolino P, Coursaris C, Swierenga S, et al
. Improving transitions in acute stroke patients discharged to home: the Michigan stroke transitions trial (MISTT) protocol. BMC Neurol. 2017;17:115 pubmed publisher
..ClinicalTrials.gov: NCT02653170 (Protocol ID: 135457). Registered April 9, 2015. ..
Reeves M, Fonarow G, Xu H, Matsouaka R, Xian Y, Saver J, et al
. Is Risk-Standardized In-Hospital Stroke Mortality an Adequate Proxy for Risk-Standardized 30-Day Stroke Mortality Data? Findings From Get With The Guidelines-Stroke. Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes. 2017;10: pubmed publisher
..This composite outcome could serve as a proxy for 30-day mortality when used to identify low- or high-performing hospitals. ..