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. 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
  3. 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
  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 Effect of coronary artery disease extent on contemporary outcomes of combined aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:2075-82. 2013

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  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. 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...
  3. 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...
  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 Effect of coronary artery disease extent on contemporary outcomes of combined aortic valve replacement and coronary artery bypass graft surgery
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 96:2075-82. 2013
    ..Concomitant aortic valve replacement (AVR) and coronary artery bypass graft surgery (CABG) is a common procedure. Whether the extent of coronary artery disease (CAD) influences outcomes of AVR plus CABG is unknown...
  11. 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)...
  12. 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...
  13. doi request reprint Intraoperative conversion from off-pump to on-pump coronary artery bypass is associated with increased 30-day hospital readmission
    Zhongmin Li
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 98:16-22. 2014
    ....
  14. 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. doi request reprint Contemporary Outcomes of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting Among Patients With Insulin-Treated and Non-Insulin-Treated Diabetes
    Zhongmin Li
    University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California Electronic address
    Ann Thorac Surg 100:2262-9. 2015
    ..More than 40% of patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting (CABG) have diabetes. However, it is unknown how insulin treatment status influences cardiac surgical outcomes among patients with diabetes...
  18. 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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  19. 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...
  20. doi request reprint Should Risk Adjustment for Surgical Outcomes Reporting Include Sociodemographic Status? A Study of Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting in California
    Jamie E Anderson
    Department of Surgery, University of California, Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, CA Electronic address
    J Am Coll Surg 223:221-30. 2016
    ..Our objective was to empirically compare risk-adjustment models and hospital ratings with or without SDS factors for patients undergoing coronary artery bypass grafting...
  21. 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...
  22. doi request reprint Outcomes After Vena Cava Filter Use in Noncancer Patients With Acute Venous Thromboembolism: A Population-Based Study
    Richard H White
    From Division of General Internal Medicine R H W, P S R, Z L and Division of Hematology Oncology A B, T W, Department of Medicine, University of California, Davis School of Medicine, Sacramento
    Circulation 133:2018-29. 2016
    ..Evidence that vena cava filters (VCFs) are beneficial is limited...
  23. doi request reprint Prognosis of Low-Risk Young Women Presenting to the Emergency Department With Chest Pain
    Stacey M Stauber
    Division of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of California Davis Medical Center, Sacramento, California
    Am J Cardiol 117:36-9. 2016
    ..There were no cardiac events on index admission or 6-month follow-up, and in most patients, predischarge cardiac testing was unnecessary...
  24. 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...