QCOR 2014 Science News Archive

June 2 – 4, 2014
Baltimore, MD
Quality in Practice is the theme of the Quality of Care and Outcomes Research 2014 Scientific Sessions with a special focus on the development of new investigators and opportunities to showcase their research. Featured this year are novel research methods for quantifying outcomes, new findings from clinical trials and observational studies and translational research.

Monday's Science News

  • Welcome to QCOR 2014
    Mariell Jessup, MD, FAHA, president of the American Heart Association 
  • Program Highlights
    Brahmajee Nallamothu, MD, MPH, program chair for QCOR 2014

Tuesday's Science News

  • How Entrepreneurship Will Transform Health Care Quality 
  • Target Stroke Webinar Preview  
  • Young Investigator Award Finalists 
  • Defining the Association of Do-Not-Attempt-Resuscitate Orders with Patients’ Likelihood of Survival after In-Hospital Cardiac Arrest  
  • Recognition of Newly-Diagnosed Diabetes Mellitus During an Acute Myocardial Infarction  
  • Predictors of Poor Outcome in Patients Not Thrombolysed Due to Mild or Resolving Symptoms (“Too Good To Treat”)

Wednesday's Science News

  • QCOR and Your Early Career
  • Non-Obstructive Coronary Artery Disease Is Not Benign
  • Early Coronary Angiography and Survival After Out-Of-Hospital Cardiac Arrest
  • Association Between Cardiac Rehabilitation Participation and Health Status Outcomes After Acute Myocardial Infarction
  • Temporal Trends in Incidence and Outcomes of Peripartum Cardiomyopathy in the United States: A Nationwide Population-Based Study