NHLBI Center for Cardiovascular Outcomes Research (CCOR) at Yale University

Press - 2013 & Earlier

"All water pills not equally effective against heart failure"
Science Daily, April 1, 2013

"New Data to Consider in D.N.R. Decisions"
The New Old Age blog via The New York Times, March 14, 2013

"Cardiac Arrest Survivors Have Better Outlook Than Doctors Think"
NPR, March 14, 2013

"Publications of clinical trials often delayed by several years"
Oncology Nurse Advisor, March 7, 2013

"Deaths may not lower hospital readmission rates"
Yale Daily News, February 19, 2013

"Income inequality equals more hospital readmissions"
Medwire News, February 19, 2013

"AMA details plan for cutting hospital readmissions"
American Medical News, February 18, 2013

"Income inequality associated with higher risk of hospital readmission"
The Incidental Economist, February 16, 2013

"Rich/poor divide linked to hospital readmissions in study"
HealthDay News, February 15, 2013

"Income inequality linked to hospital readmission"
Medical News Today, February 15, 2013

"Hospitalization: Strong link between income inequality and readmission risk, but not mortality"
Science Daily, February 14, 2013

"No link between hospital readmissions and death rates, says study"
Yale News, February 13, 2013

"Higher hospital readmissions aren't linked to fewer deaths, study finds"
Kaiser Health News, February 12, 2013

"Performance measures: 30-day mortality, readmission rates found independent"
Internal Medicine News, February 12, 2013

"Hospital deaths and readmissions not linked: study"
Reuters Health, February 12, 2013

"Walk speed is marker for HF hospitalization risk"
MedPage Today, February 5, 2013

"Postdischarge period poses perils"
Yale Daily News, January 29, 2013

"Medicare readmissions common, diagnoses new"
MedPage Today, January 23, 2013

"Marks better on in-hospital cardiac arrest"
MedPage Today, November 14, 2012

"Minute by Minute, the Race to Open a Blocked Artery"
Wall Street Journal, September 10, 2012

"The Fraying Hospital Safety Net"
The New York Times, September 6, 2012

"Circ: Hospitals that perform more, spend more"
Cardiovascular Business, May 15, 2012

"Improved survival rates for mitral valve heart surgery patients, May 10, 2012

"Hospitals performing expensive heart procedures are more costly for all patients" (Link to Video), May 10, 2012

"Want to cut health care costs? Start here.", April 21, 2012

"Heart Attack Survival Varies Widely Among Hospitals, Study Finds", April 20, 2012

"A Yale clinician ponders the ethics of a seeding trial masquerading as research", Winter 2012

"Why do cardiologists often pass up safe, low-tech treatments for chest pain?", February 6, 2012

"Death Rate Measure Used to Judge Hospital Quality May be Misleading", January 3, 2012

"Hospital Transfers for PCI Rarely Fast Enough", November 28, 2011

"Heart Failure Puts Fewer in Hospital"
Wall Street Journal, October 19, 2011

"Heart Failure Hospitalization Rate Drops 30% in 10 Years", October 18, 2011

"Door-to-balloon time closing in on one hour."
Forbes, August 23, 2011

"Death rates higher for patients in U.S. Territories"
Fox News, June 29, 2011

"Young Investigator Finalists, QCOR 2011"
American Heart Association Science News, May 13, 2011

"Fewer Medicare patients hospitalized for heart trouble"
U.S. News & World Report, May 11, 2011

"Cards need to embrace quality metrics"
CMIO, April 7, 2011

"New cardiovascular outcomes center promotes better patient care"
Yale Office of Public Affairs and Communication, October 7, 2010

Publications - 2013 & Earlier