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Figure 1 | Patient Safety in Surgery

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From: “The National Surgery Quality Improvement Project” (NSQIP): a new tool to increase patient safety and cost efficiency in a surgical intensive care unit

Figure 1

SAR: PNEU July 2011. Caterpillar chart with bold arrow noting study institution results for pneumonia. O: E odds ratio is 1.4. Each line corresponds to the result of one particular hospital. More successful performers lie to the left. Better than average hospitals show a Confidence Interval (CI) entirely below the mean (horizontal black line). Shaded green and pink are outliers.

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