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Funded Project Details - FY2021

Project Number:

Title: Appropriate Use of Cardiovascular Procedures to Optimize Healthcare Value
Principal Investigator:

P. Michael Ho

Location: Denver, CO
Congressional District Code: 1
Research Service: Health Services R&D
Project Period: May 2016 - March 2022
FY 2021 Funding Amount: $67,256
Total Award Amount
(all years):
Abstract: View full abstract and other project information on NIH RePORTER


 DESCRIPTION (provided by applicant): Providing patients the right care at the right time has achieved new levels of attention in healthcare delivery. For diagnostic and therapeutic procedures, this includes ensuring proper patient selection, given that procedural benefits may not exist for some patients despite significant clinical risk and cost. The importance of proper patient selection is reflected in the efforts of the Choosing Wisely campaign and Appropriate Use Criteria that seek t...

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