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Risk Adjustment of Ischemic Stroke Outcomes for Comparing Hospital Performance

  • This statement gives an overview of the science of approaching risk adjustment for evaluating hospital level care of stroke patients.
  • Benefits, limitations, and the potential unintended consequences of risk adjustment or inadequate risk adjustment are discussed in this statement.
  • Recommendations on variables that should be included in risk adjustment are included.
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