Gregory W Ruhnke
Affiliation: University of Chicago
- Mortality reduction among pneumonia patients still substantial despite the impact of coding changesGregory W Ruhnke
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, Ill 60637, USA
Am J Med 126:266-9. 2013..However, a recent study suggested that this reduction may have been an artifact of case definition because more of the highest-risk patients were being coded under alternative principal diagnoses in recent years...
- Trends in mortality and medical spending in patients hospitalized for community-acquired pneumonia: 1993-2005Gregory W Ruhnke
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Chicago, Chicago, IL, USA
Med Care 48:1111-6. 2010..To understand the effect of efforts to improve quality and efficiency of care in CAP, we examined the trends in mortality and costs among hospitalized CAP patients...
- Marked reduction in 30-day mortality among elderly patients with community-acquired pneumoniaGregory W Ruhnke
Section of Hospital Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Am J Med 124:171-178.e1. 2011..Over the last 2 decades, patient characteristics and clinical care have changed. To understand the impact of these changes, we quantified incidence and mortality trends among elderly adults...
- A most unusual patient at the Massachusetts General HospitalGregory W Ruhnke
Department of Medicine, University of Chicago, IL 60637, USA
Ann Surg 254:845-9. 2011..quot; We hope this unusual Grand Rounds case intrigues you as it reminds you of Cushing's lesson and wishes you a joyous holiday season...