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“One Size Fits All” Doesn’t Apply to Quality Improvement

“One Size Fits All” Doesn’t Apply to Quality Improvement

In an era of rising health care costs, and continuing efforts to improve value for patients nationwide, we have seen the rise of a number of quality improvement and reporting efforts. In his study, published today in the Journal of the American Medical Association, David Etzioni, M.D., and his team, [...]

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Mayo Clinic Plastic Surgery Resident Wins 1st Prize for Best Clinical Research Presentation

Mayo Clinic Plastic Surgery Resident Wins 1st Prize for Best Clinical Research Presentation

Mayo Clinic plastic surgery resident Sebastian Winocour, M.D., has won first prize for Best Clinical Research Presentation at the Midwestern Association of Plastic Surgeons  annual meeting in Chicago. Dr. Winocour presented findings of a Mayo surgical quality improvement study aimed at preventing the death of skin on the breast, called breast [...]

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