Advancing the Science

Mayo Clinic Medical Science Blog

Items Tagged ‘knowledge synthesis’

November 16th, 2017

What the heck is a nomogram? And other medical research questions answered.

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young elizabethzimmermann

The Mayo Clinic Robert D. and Patricia E. Kern Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery focuses on the science of best practice. Best practice in health care, that is. Across the center, researchers work together with the medical practice to find ways to improve health, and the ways people (patients, caregivers, providers) experience […]

View full entry

Tags: back surgery, Brittany Murphy, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, CSHCD, extraforaminal disk herniation, herniated disk, Kern Center, knowledge synthesis, nomogram, Surgical Outcomes Research Fellow


May 30th, 2017

Team-based care improves life expectancy, results in fewer hospitalizations among kidney dialysis patients

By Elizabeth Zimmermann Young elizabethzimmermann

The health care industry is under constant pressure to reduce costs. This is especially evident in chronic disease management, where a growing segment of the population – the Centers for Disease Control estimates half of all adults in the United States have one or more chronic conditions – is accumulating an increasing portion of health […]

View full entry

Tags: Bjorg Thorsteinsdottir, Center for the Science of Health Care Delivery, hemodialysis, Kern Center, Kern Health Care Delivery Scholars, kidney failure, knowledge synthesis, maintenance dialysis, Mayo Clinic Libraries, Mayo Clinic School of Medicine, multidisciplinary, nephrology


Contact Us · Privacy Policy