"Hospitals, Low-Volume" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Hospitals with a much lower than average utilization by physicians and smaller number of procedures.
- Hospitals, Low-Volume
- Hospital, Low-Volume
- Hospitals, Low Volume
- Low-Volume Hospital
- Low-Volume Hospitals
- Low Volume Hospitals
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Hospitals, Low-Volume" by people in Profiles.
Association Between Hospital Volumes and Clinical Outcomes for Patients With Nontraumatic Subarachnoid Hemorrhage. J Am Heart Assoc. 2021 08 03; 10(15):e018373.
Combined Hepatopancreaticobiliary Volume and Hepatectomy Outcomes in Hepatocellular Carcinoma Patients at Low-Volume Liver Centers. J Am Coll Surg. 2021 06; 232(6):864-871.
Volume of Pancreas-Adjacent Operations Favorably Influences Pancreaticoduodenectomy Outcomes at Lower Volume Pancreas Centers. Ann Surg. 2022 08 01; 276(2):e102-e107.
Transfer of a minimally invasive mitral valve repair program from a high-volume center to a very low volume center: how many cases are necessary to maintain acceptable results? Gen Thorac Cardiovasc Surg. 2019 Jul; 67(7):577-584.
Hospital Quality Metrics: "America's Best Hospitals" and Outcomes After Ischemic Stroke. J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis. 2019 Feb; 28(2):430-434.
Hospital Volume of Immunosuppressed Patients with Sepsis and Sepsis Mortality. Ann Am Thorac Soc. 2018 08; 15(8):962-969.
Patient and surgeon factors explain variation in the frequency of frontal sinus surgery. Laryngoscope. 2018 09; 128(9):2008-2014.
Association between hospital volume and receipt of treatment and survival in patients with glioblastoma. J Neurooncol. 2017 Dec; 135(3):529-534.
The Impact of Facility Volume on Rates of Pathologic Complete Response to Neoadjuvant Chemotherapy Used in Breast Cancer. Ann Surg Oncol. 2017 Oct; 24(11):3157-3166.
Transhiatal Esophagectomy for Esophageal Cancer. J Laparoendosc Adv Surg Tech A. 2016 Oct; 26(10):752-756.