Jennifer L Paruch

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Implementation of the surgical safety checklist at a tertiary academic center: Impact on safety culture and patient outcomes.

Am J Surg 2017 Aug 30;214(2):193-197. Epub 2016 Nov 30.

Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.amjsurg.2016.10.027DOI Listing
August 2017

Does Performance Vary Within the Same Hospital When Separately Examining Different Patient Subgroups?

J Am Coll Surg 2016 05 13;222(5):790-797.e1. Epub 2016 Feb 13.

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement, Department of Surgery and Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research in Oncology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2016.01.057DOI Listing
May 2016

Development of a model to predict breast cancer survival using data from the National Cancer Data Base.

Surgery 2016 Feb 11;159(2):495-502. Epub 2015 Sep 11.

Cancer Programs, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research in Oncology (NICER-Onc) and Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC), Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL; Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.surg.2015.08.006DOI Listing
February 2016

Adjusted Hospital Sentinel Lymph Node Positivity Rates in Melanoma: A Novel Potential Measure of Quality.

Ann Surg 2016 Feb;263(2):392-8

*Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research (NICER) in Oncology, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Chicago, IL †Surgical Oncology and Quality Improvement Center, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL ‡Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA §Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL ¶Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL ||Division of Hematology/Oncology, Department of Medicine, Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL **Cancer Programs, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL ††Department of Surgery, NorthShore University HealthSystem, Evanston, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001052DOI Listing
February 2016

Patterns and Predictors of Chemotherapy Use for Resected Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer.

Ann Thorac Surg 2016 Feb 24;101(2):533-40. Epub 2015 Oct 24.

Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Division of Thoracic Surgery, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.athoracsur.2015.08.077DOI Listing
February 2016

Comparison of National Operative Mortality in Gastroenterological Surgery Using Web-based Prospective Data Entry Systems.

Medicine (Baltimore) 2015 Dec;94(49):e2194

From the Member of Database Committee of Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery (TA, GW); Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL (JLP, CYK, MEC, LZ); National Clinical Database, Tokyo, Japan (HM, MG, NH, HK); and Japanese Society of Gastroenterological Surgery, Tokyo, Japan (HM, MG, HK, KS, MM).

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/MD.0000000000002194DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5008495PMC
December 2015

Profiling Individual Surgeon Performance Using Information from a High-Quality Clinical Registry: Opportunities and Limitations.

J Am Coll Surg 2015 Nov 9;221(5):901-13. Epub 2015 Sep 9.

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; Department of Surgery, University of California Los Angeles David Geffen School of Medicine and the VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2015.07.454DOI Listing
November 2015

Risk of discharge to postacute care: a patient-centered outcome for the american college of surgeons national surgical quality improvement program surgical risk calculator.

JAMA Surg 2015 May;150(5):480-4

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois3Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2014.3176DOI Listing
May 2015

Achieving high-quality surgical care: observations from the American College of Surgeons Quality of Care Programs.

Ann Surg 2015 Feb;261(2):240

From the American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000001070DOI Listing
February 2015

Risk prediction tools in surgical oncology.

J Surg Oncol 2014 Oct 29;110(5):500-8. Epub 2014 Jun 29.

Department of Surgery, Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Surgery, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/jso.23714DOI Listing
October 2014

A case for improving measurement of intraoperative iatrogenic injuries.

JAMA Surg 2014 Sep;149(9):887-8

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, Illinois5Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement, Department of Surgery and Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research in Oncology, Robert H. Lurie.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamasurg.2013.5237DOI Listing
September 2014

Postoperative complications reduce adjuvant chemotherapy use in resectable pancreatic cancer.

Ann Surg 2014 Aug;260(2):372-7

*Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; †Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center and the Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research (NICER) in Oncology, Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL; ‡Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL; §Department of Surgery, University of California, Los Angeles and VA Greater Los Angeles Healthcare System, Los Angeles, CA; ¶Department of Surgical Oncology, MD Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, TX; ‖Department of Surgery, Northshore University Health System, Evanston, IL; and **Department of Surgery, Jesse Brown Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000378DOI Listing
August 2014

Adherence with postdischarge venous thromboembolism chemoprophylaxis recommendations after colorectal cancer surgery among elderly Medicare beneficiaries.

Ann Surg 2014 Jul;260(1):103-8

*Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research (NICER) in Oncology, the Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center (SOQIC) and the Department of Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL †Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL ‡Center for Management of Complex Chronic Care, Hines VA Hospitals, Hines, IL; and §Department of Surgery, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000296DOI Listing
July 2014

Relationship between cancer center accreditation and performance on publicly reported quality measures.

Ann Surg 2014 Jun;259(6):1091-7

*Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center, Department of Surgery and the Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research (NICER) in Oncology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL †Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL ‡Department of Surgery, Jesse Brown VA Medical Center, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000000542DOI Listing
June 2014

Impact of hepatectomy surgical complexity on outcomes and hospital quality rankings.

Ann Surg Oncol 2014 Jun 21;21(6):1773-80. Epub 2014 Feb 21.

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA,

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June 2014

An opportunity to improve informed consent and shared decision making: the role of the ACS NSQIP Surgical Risk Calculator in oncology.

Ann Surg Oncol 2014 Jan 7;21(1):5-7. Epub 2013 Nov 7.

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1245/s10434-013-3345-3DOI Listing
January 2014

Development and evaluation of the universal ACS NSQIP surgical risk calculator: a decision aid and informed consent tool for patients and surgeons.

J Am Coll Surg 2013 Nov 18;217(5):833-42.e1-3. Epub 2013 Sep 18.

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center, Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.07.385DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3805776PMC
November 2013

Effect of cancer surgery complexity on short-term outcomes, risk predictions, and hospital comparisons.

J Am Coll Surg 2013 Oct 4;217(4):685-93. Epub 2013 Jul 4.

Division of Research and Optimal Patient Care, American College of Surgeons, Chicago, IL; Department of Surgery, Surgical Outcomes and Quality Improvement Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University and Northwestern Institute for Comparative Effectiveness Research in Oncology, Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL; Department of Surgery, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, IL. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jamcollsurg.2013.05.015DOI Listing
October 2013