Science News : QCOR 2014 : Tuesday

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Tuesday, May 3, 2014

Mathew Reeves, BVSc, PhD, FAHA, reviews the objectives of the Target: Stroke Live Webinar
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Adrian F. Hernandez, MD, MHS, on "How Entrepreneurship Will Transform
Health Care Quality"


Young Investigator Award Finalists
The PCI Choice Decision Aid for Stable Angina: A Randomized Trial
Megan Coylewright
Mayo Clinic | Rochester, MN
Abstract: The PCI Choice Decision Aid for Stable Angina: A Randomized Trial
Sex, Gender, Socioeconomic Status and Access to Cardiac Catheterization in the Context of Universal Healthcare Coverage
Gabriel Fabreau
Brigham and Women's Hospital | Boston, MA
Abstract: Sex, Gender, Socioeconomic Status and Access to Cardiac Catheterization in the Context of Universal Healthcare Coverage
Frequency and Predictors of Inappropriate Aspirin Prescribing for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease: Insights from the NCDR® PINNACLE Registry
Ravi S. Hira
Baylor College of Medicine | Houston, TX
Abstract: Frequency and Predictors of Inappropriate Aspirin Prescribing for Primary Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease
Low Rates of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Use Among Medicare Patients with Low Ejection Fraction After Myocardial Infarction
Sean Pokorney
Duke University Medical Center | Durham, NC
Abstract: Low Rates of Implantable Cardioverter-Defibrillator Use Among Medicare Patients with Low Ejection Fraction After Myocardial Infarction
WINNER: QCOR 2014 YOUNG INVESTIGATOR AWARD

Hospital Variation in Thrombolysis Times in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients: the Contributions of Door-to-Imaging Time and Imaging-to-Needle Time
Kori Sauser
University of Michigan | Ann Arbor, MI
Abstract: Hospital Variation in Thrombolysis Times in Acute Ischemic Stroke Patients
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Other Abstract Presentations
Defining the Association of Do-Not-Attempt-Resuscitate Orders with Patients’ Likelihood of Survival after In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
Timothy Fendler | St. Luke's Mid-America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO
Abstract: Defining the Association of Do-Not-Attempt-Resuscitate Orders with Patients’ Likelihood of Survival after In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest

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Recognition of Newly-Diagnosed Diabetes Mellitus During an Acute Myocardial Infarction
Suzanne V. Arnold | Saint Luke's Mid-America Heart Institute, Kansas City, MO
Abstract: Recognition of Newly-Diagnosed Diabetes Mellitus During an Acute Myocardial Infarction
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Predictors of Poor Outcome in Patients Not Thrombolysed Due to Mild or Resolving Symptoms ("Too Good To Treat")
Syed F. Ali | Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA
Abstract: Predictors of Poor Outcome in Patients Not Thrombolysed Due to Mild or Resolving Symptoms ("Too Good To Treat")

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