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Center for Quality & Patient Safety Presentations

At NYU Langone’s Center for Quality and Patient Safety, our faculty and staff actively present at conferences and seminars throughout the United States. Below are some recent selected presentations.

American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons Annual Meeting

Our faculty gave the following presentations at the 2019 annual meeting of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons held in Las Vegas on March 12–16:

  • “Higher Hospital Costs Do Not Result in Lower Readmission Rates Following Total Joint Arthroplasty.” Poster.
  • “An Evidenced-Based Blood Management Protocol Decreases Transfusion Rates Following Total Joint Arthroplasty.” Poster.
  • “Narcotic Prescribing Patterns Among Orthopedic Surgeons in Upper Extremity Cases.” Podium presentation.
  • “Institution-Wide Blood Management Protocol Reduces Transfusion Rates Following Spine Surgery.” Podium presentation.
  • “Orthopedics and the Opioid Crisis: The Current Regulatory Environment and a Department-Wide Initiative Toward Decreasing the Narcotic Burden of Postoperative Patients.” Scientific exhibit.
  • “Ethics of Pain Management: Opioids, Physicians, Patients, and Pharmaceuticals.” Scientific exhibit.
  • “Value Proposition of Blood Management in Total Joint Arthroplasty.” Scientific exhibit.

American College of Medical Quality

Our faculty presented the following at the 2019 American College of Medical Quality annual conference (Bethesda, April 11–13):

  • “The Association of Magnet Nursing Status with Hospital Performance on the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Quality Metrics.” Poster.
  • “Patient Satisfaction Surveys for Inpatient Orthopedic Care: A Critical Look at Result Reporting and Drivers of Satisfaction.” Podium presentation.
  • “Risk Optimization Contributes to Widening Disparity Gap in Orthopedic Surgery.” Poster.

American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons Annual Meeting

Our faculty presented at the 2019 annual meeting of the American Association of Hip and Knee Surgeons (Dallas, November 7–10):

  • “Decreased Doses of Aspirin Do Not Change Rates of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients Undergoing Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Cohort Study.” Poster.
  • “Low-Dose Aspirin Is Safe in Preventing Thromboembolism in Patients Undergoing Primary Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Cohort Study.” Poster.
  • “Low-Dose Aspirin Is Safe in Preventing Thromboembolism in Patients Undergoing Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Cohort Study.” Poster.

Scientific Program and Sir Robert Jones Lecture

“Decreased Doses of Aspirin Do Not Change Rates of Venous Thromboembolism in Patients Undergoing Primary Total Hip Arthroplasty: A Retrospective Cohort Study.” Podium presentation (New York, November 8, 2019).

Movement Is Life Caucus

Posters: “Same Day Discharge Requirement for Total Hip Arthroplasty: Impact on Health Disparities” and “The Impact of Race, Gender, and Congressional District on Quality Metrics after Elective Total Joint Arthroplasty at a Single Institution: An Analysis of 10,087 Cases” (Maryland, November 14-15, 2019).

United Hospital Fund Annual Symposium on Health Care Services in New York: Research and Practice

“State Regulations Decrease Duration and Amount of Postoperative Opioid Prescribed to Ambulatory Orthopedic Surgical Patients.” Poster (New York, November 19, 2019).