The Physician Learning Program and Choosing Wisely Alberta, supported by the AMA, have developed an innovative initiative addressing a problem across the health system; too many tests, procedures and treatments done when they have low value.
Developing a Data Dashboard for Calgary Anesthetists
Don’t repeat Dual Energy X-ray Absorptiometry (DEXA) scans more often than every 2 years
17% (62,525) were done less than two years apart
Tranexamic acid (TXA) and Dexamethasone use during Anesthesia for total joint replacements in Calgary
Does the use of intravenous tranexamic acid (TXA) and dexamethasone by Calgary anesthesiologists during total knee and hip replacement procedures affect blood transfusion rates, serum hemoglobin and the use of anti-emetics in the 72 hours following surgery?
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