Zhongmin Li

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Impact of public reporting on access to coronary artery bypass surgery: the California Outcomes Reporting Program
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1131-8. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Off-pump bypass surgery and postoperative stroke: California coronary bypass outcomes reporting program
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 4150 V St, Ste 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:753-9. 2010
  3. pmc Survival enhancing indications for coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California
    Zhongmin Li
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:257. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital variation in readmission after coronary artery bypass surgery in California
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:729-37. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California, 2003 to 2005
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am Heart J 156:1095-102. 2008
  6. doi request reprint The "occasional open heart surgeon" revisited
    Joseph S Carey
    California Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, and University of California, Davis, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:1254-60. 2008
  7. doi request reprint Impact of public reporting of coronary artery bypass graft surgery performance data on market share, mortality, and patient selection
    Patrick S Romano
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Med Care 49:1118-25. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Coronary artery bypass operations for elderly patients in California, 2003 to 2008
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1167-72. 2012
  9. pmc The CABG surgery volume-outcome relationship: temporal trends and selection effects in California, 1998-2004
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis Children s Hospital, and Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:174-92. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Contemporary clinical characteristics, treatment, and outcomes of angiographically confirmed coronary stent thrombosis: results from a multicenter California registry
    Khung Keong Yeo
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:550-6. 2012

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Publications18

  1. doi request reprint Impact of public reporting on access to coronary artery bypass surgery: the California Outcomes Reporting Program
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 89:1131-8. 2010
    ..However, the impact of this program on operative mortality and access to surgery for high-risk patients has not been clarified...
  2. doi request reprint Off-pump bypass surgery and postoperative stroke: California coronary bypass outcomes reporting program
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, 4150 V St, Ste 2400, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 90:753-9. 2010
    ..We performed this study to evaluate the relationship between postoperative stroke and OPCAB compared with conventional on-pump CABG (CCB) in a recent, large cohort of patients...
  3. pmc Survival enhancing indications for coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California
    Zhongmin Li
    Division of General Internal Medicine and Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA, USA
    BMC Health Serv Res 8:257. 2008
    ..We performed this study to explore variations in clinical indications for CABG surgery among California hospitals and surgeons...
  4. ncbi request reprint Hospital variation in readmission after coronary artery bypass surgery in California
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Circ Cardiovasc Qual Outcomes 5:729-37. 2012
    ..Readmission rates also vary widely between hospitals, but the reasons for this variation have not been studied previously...
  5. doi request reprint Off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery in California, 2003 to 2005
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Am Heart J 156:1095-102. 2008
    ..The impact of off-pump coronary artery bypass graft surgery (OPCAB) on operative mortality compared to conventional coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) with cardiopulmonary bypass (CCB) has not been clarified...
  6. doi request reprint The "occasional open heart surgeon" revisited
    Joseph S Carey
    California Society of Thoracic Surgeons, the California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, and University of California, Davis, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 135:1254-60. 2008
    ..Case volume in cardiac surgery has been a concern since the term "the occasional open heart surgeon" was used more than 40 years ago, indicating one who performs cardiac surgery infrequently...
  7. doi request reprint Impact of public reporting of coronary artery bypass graft surgery performance data on market share, mortality, and patient selection
    Patrick S Romano
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, UC Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Med Care 49:1118-25. 2011
    ..The impact of publicly reporting risk-adjusted outcomes for hospitals and surgeons remains controversial, with particular concern about unintended consequences...
  8. doi request reprint Coronary artery bypass operations for elderly patients in California, 2003 to 2008
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Ann Thorac Surg 93:1167-72. 2012
    ..Coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) is no longer rare for elderly patients. This study evaluates operative mortality and the effects of off-pump CABG (OPCAB) on mortality for elderly Californians between 2003 and 2008...
  9. pmc The CABG surgery volume-outcome relationship: temporal trends and selection effects in California, 1998-2004
    James P Marcin
    Department of Pediatrics, UC Davis Children s Hospital, and Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, 2516 Stockton Boulevard, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Health Serv Res 43:174-92. 2008
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  10. doi request reprint Contemporary clinical characteristics, treatment, and outcomes of angiographically confirmed coronary stent thrombosis: results from a multicenter California registry
    Khung Keong Yeo
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 79:550-6. 2012
    ..To describe the contemporary treatment and outcomes for patients with angiographically confirmed (definite) stent thrombosis (ST)...
  11. doi request reprint Severity of chronic kidney disease as a risk factor for operative mortality in nonemergent patients in the California coronary artery bypass graft surgery outcomes reporting program
    Khung Keong Yeo
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 101:1269-74. 2008
    ..0001) had increasingly higher operative mortality. In conclusion, CKD stage based on National Kidney Foundation guidelines is an important predictor in risk stratification for operative mortality in patients undergoing nonemergent CABG...
  12. doi request reprint Relation of race, ethnicity and cardiac surgeons to operative mortality rates in primary coronary artery bypass grafting in California
    Luis R Castellanos
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 107:1-5. 2011
    ..65, 95% CI 0.60 to 0.75). In conclusion, racial and ethnic minority patients who undergo isolated CABG in California may be more likely to be operated on by cardiac surgeons with higher RAMRs...
  13. doi request reprint Operative mortality in women and men undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (from the California Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Outcomes Reporting Program)
    Radhika Nandur Bukkapatnam
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Am J Cardiol 105:339-42. 2010
    ..61, 95% confidence interval 1.40 to 1.84). In conclusion, data from the large state-mandated CCORP indicate that women are at increased risk of OM after isolated CABG compared to men, despite adjustment for preoperative risk factors...
  14. doi request reprint Narrowing the gap: early and intermediate outcomes after percutaneous coronary intervention and coronary artery bypass graft procedures in California, 1997 to 2006
    Joseph S Carey
    California Society of Thoracic Surgeons, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Thorac Cardiovasc Surg 138:1100-7. 2009
    ..The overall impact of this treatment shift is uncertain. We examined the in-hospital mortality and complication rates for these procedures in California using a combined risk model...
  15. ncbi request reprint Administrative versus clinical data for coronary artery bypass graft surgery report cards: the view from California
    Joseph P Parker
    Healthcare Outcomes Center, California Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development, 818 K Street, Sacramento, CA 95814, USA
    Med Care 44:687-95. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Clinical characteristics and 30-day mortality among Caucasians, Hispanics, Asians, And African-Americans in the 2003 California coronary artery bypass graft surgery outcomes reporting program
    Khung Keong Yeo
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Am J Cardiol 100:59-63. 2007
    ..Although the predicted operative mortality for Hispanics, Asians, and African-Americans was significantly higher than that for Caucasians, there was no significant difference in the observed operative mortality...
  17. doi request reprint Obesity and physical fitness in California school children
    Melanie Aryana
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, 95817 2307, USA
    Am Heart J 163:302-12. 2012
    ..3 million public school children in California. We evaluated serial changes in obesity and fitness in California school children following implementation of prevention steps in all California public schools...
  18. doi request reprint Ventricular ectopy and long-term cardiac function
    Andrew T Kwa
    Division of Cardiology, University of California, Davis, USA
    Crit Pathw Cardiol 10:52-4. 2011
    ..Our data suggest that PVC burden observed in our study over approximately 3 years is not associated with a reduction in LVEF during follow-up in patients with baseline normal or mildly reduced systolic function...