Patricia A Zrelak

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Using the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality patient safety indicators for targeting nursing quality improvement
    Patricia A Zrelak
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis, UC Davis Medical Center, 2103 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 27:99-108. 2012
  2. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicator for central line-related bloodstream infection ("selected infections due to medical care")
    Patricia A Zrelak
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Battelle Memorial Institute in Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 33:29-36. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Detection of postoperative respiratory failure: how predictive is the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Patient Safety Indicator?
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:347-354.e1-29. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Designing an abstraction instrument: lessons from efforts to validate the AHRQ patient safety indicators
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:20-8. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Validity of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator for Postoperative Physiologic and Metabolic Derangement Based on a National Sample of Medical Records
    Patricia A Zrelak
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, OH Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA
    Med Care 51:806-11. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the AHRQ accidental puncture or laceration patient safety indicator
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817
    Ann Surg 250:1041-5. 2009

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. doi request reprint Using the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality patient safety indicators for targeting nursing quality improvement
    Patricia A Zrelak
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research, University of California Davis, UC Davis Medical Center, 2103 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    J Nurs Care Qual 27:99-108. 2012
    ..In this paper, we describe how the AHRQ PSI may be used to identify nursing-specific opportunities to improve care based on data from the national AHRQ PSI validation pilot project...
  2. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Patient Safety Indicator for central line-related bloodstream infection ("selected infections due to medical care")
    Patricia A Zrelak
    University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA Battelle Memorial Institute in Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Healthc Qual 33:29-36. 2011
    ..PSI 7 has a low positive predictive value compared with other PSIs recently studied. Present on admission diagnoses and improved coding for infections related to central venous catheters (implemented October 2007) may improve validity...
  3. doi request reprint Detection of postoperative respiratory failure: how predictive is the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality's Patient Safety Indicator?
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Am Coll Surg 211:347-354.e1-29. 2010
    ..We sought to determine the positive predictive value (PPV) of this indicator...
  4. ncbi request reprint Designing an abstraction instrument: lessons from efforts to validate the AHRQ patient safety indicators
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Medical Center, Sacramento, California, USA
    Jt Comm J Qual Patient Saf 37:20-8. 2011
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Validity of the AHRQ Patient Safety Indicator for Postoperative Physiologic and Metabolic Derangement Based on a National Sample of Medical Records
    Patricia A Zrelak
    Center for Healthcare Policy and Research Departments of Internal Medicine and Pediatrics, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA Battelle Memorial Institute, Columbus, OH Department of Surgery, University of California Davis, Sacramento, CA
    Med Care 51:806-11. 2013
    ..We sought to evaluate the indicator's criterion validity...
  6. doi request reprint Positive predictive value of the AHRQ accidental puncture or laceration patient safety indicator
    Garth H Utter
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817
    Ann Surg 250:1041-5. 2009
    ..We sought to determine the positive predictive value (PPV) of this indicator...