Robert S Young

Summary

Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi Use of the modified early warning score and serum lactate to prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in hematology-oncology patients: a quality improvement study
    Robert S Young
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Am J Med Qual 29:530-7. 2014
  2. doi Hospitalists' lack of knowledge of the Confusion Assessment Method: a barrier to systematic validated delirium surveillance
    Robert S Young
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 40:56-63. 2012
  3. doi Interventions to reduce 30-day rehospitalization: a systematic review
    Luke O Hansen
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:520-8. 2011

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. doi Use of the modified early warning score and serum lactate to prevent cardiopulmonary arrest in hematology-oncology patients: a quality improvement study
    Robert S Young
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL
    Am J Med Qual 29:530-7. 2014
    ..85) and a preventable codes odds ratio of 0.25 (95% confidence interval = 0.07-0.82). At the study team's institution, implementation of this protocol reduced codes and preventable codes without an associated increase in ICU transfers. ..
  2. doi Hospitalists' lack of knowledge of the Confusion Assessment Method: a barrier to systematic validated delirium surveillance
    Robert S Young
    Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
    Hosp Pract (1995) 40:56-63. 2012
    ..The CAM, due to its test characteristics and ease of use, is an ideal physician instrument for systematic inpatient delirium screening; however, little is known about hospitalists' knowledge of the CAM...
  3. doi Interventions to reduce 30-day rehospitalization: a systematic review
    Luke O Hansen
    Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Ann Intern Med 155:520-8. 2011
    ..About 1 in 5 Medicare fee-for-service patients discharged from the hospital is rehospitalized within 30 days. Beginning in 2013, hospitals with high risk-standardized readmission rates will be subject to a Medicare reimbursement penalty...