Process improvement in surgery

Christina A. Minami, Catherine R. Sheils, Karl Y. Bilimoria, Julie K. Johnson, Elizabeth R. Berger, Julia R. Berian, Michael J. Englesbe, Oscar D. Guillamondegui, Leonard H. Hines, Joseph B. Cofer, David R. Flum, Richard C. Thirlby, Hadiza S. Kazaure, Sherry M. Wren, Kevin J. O'Leary, Jessica L. Thurk, Gregory D. Kennedy, Sarah E. Tevis, Anthony D. Yang

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

8 Citations (Scopus)
Original languageEnglish (US)
Article number508
Pages (from-to)62-96
Number of pages35
JournalCurrent Problems in Surgery
Issue number2
StatePublished - Feb 1 2016
Externally publishedYes


Process Assessment (Health Care)
Health Care Quality Indicators
Quality of Health Care
Evidence-Based Medicine
Operative Surgical Procedures
Program Evaluation
Quality Improvement
Health Care Costs
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Delivery of Health Care

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Surgery
  • Medicine(all)

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Minami, C. A., Sheils, C. R., Bilimoria, K. Y., Johnson, J. K., Berger, E. R., Berian, J. R., ... Yang, A. D. (2016). Process improvement in surgery. Current Problems in Surgery, 53(2), 62-96. [508].

Process improvement in surgery. / Minami, Christina A.; Sheils, Catherine R.; Bilimoria, Karl Y.; Johnson, Julie K.; Berger, Elizabeth R.; Berian, Julia R.; Englesbe, Michael J.; Guillamondegui, Oscar D.; Hines, Leonard H.; Cofer, Joseph B.; Flum, David R.; Thirlby, Richard C.; Kazaure, Hadiza S.; Wren, Sherry M.; O'Leary, Kevin J.; Thurk, Jessica L.; Kennedy, Gregory D.; Tevis, Sarah E.; Yang, Anthony D.

In: Current Problems in Surgery, Vol. 53, No. 2, 508, 01.02.2016, p. 62-96.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Minami, CA, Sheils, CR, Bilimoria, KY, Johnson, JK, Berger, ER, Berian, JR, Englesbe, MJ, Guillamondegui, OD, Hines, LH, Cofer, JB, Flum, DR, Thirlby, RC, Kazaure, HS, Wren, SM, O'Leary, KJ, Thurk, JL, Kennedy, GD, Tevis, SE & Yang, AD 2016, 'Process improvement in surgery', Current Problems in Surgery, vol. 53, no. 2, 508, pp. 62-96.
Minami CA, Sheils CR, Bilimoria KY, Johnson JK, Berger ER, Berian JR et al. Process improvement in surgery. Current Problems in Surgery. 2016 Feb 1;53(2):62-96. 508.
Minami, Christina A. ; Sheils, Catherine R. ; Bilimoria, Karl Y. ; Johnson, Julie K. ; Berger, Elizabeth R. ; Berian, Julia R. ; Englesbe, Michael J. ; Guillamondegui, Oscar D. ; Hines, Leonard H. ; Cofer, Joseph B. ; Flum, David R. ; Thirlby, Richard C. ; Kazaure, Hadiza S. ; Wren, Sherry M. ; O'Leary, Kevin J. ; Thurk, Jessica L. ; Kennedy, Gregory D. ; Tevis, Sarah E. ; Yang, Anthony D. / Process improvement in surgery. In: Current Problems in Surgery. 2016 ; Vol. 53, No. 2. pp. 62-96.
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