NPA Publications
Publications

Guidance on Legal Challenges and Regulatory Obligations for Clinical Data Registries – February 2015
Physician Clinical Registry Coalition (PCRC), February 2015

Clinical Registries and Evidence-Based Care Pathways: Raising the Bar for Meaningful Measurement and Delivery of Value-Based Care
Asher, Anthony L.; Devin, Clinton J.; Mroz, Thomas; More
Spine. 39(22S):S136-S138, October 15, 2014.

The National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database (N2QOD): A Collaborative North American Outcomes Registry to Advance Value-Based Spine Care
Asher, Anthony L.; Speroff, Ted; Dittus, Robert S.; More
Spine. 39(22S):S106-S116, October 15, 2014.

2014 Presentation at AANS Annual Scientific Meeting: "N2QOD Interim Results and Predictors of Persistent 12 Month Disability Following Lumbar Surgery

The National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database (N2QOD) Pilot: Interim Analysis of Registry Feasibility, Data Integrity, and the Safety and Effectiveness of Surgical Spine Care

National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database at One Year: Preliminary Data and Progress Report

The Science of Clinical Practice: Using Registries and Other Tools to Improve the Quality of Neurosurgical Care, Presentations - April 2013

The Science of Clinical Practice: Improving Neurosurgical Practice Through Clinical Data Collection

The Science of Clinical Practice: Using Registries and Other Tools to Improve the Quality of Neurosurgical Care

The Science of Clinical Practice: We’re Clinicians Too! Spine Care and Spine Surgery: the Payor’s Perspective

The Science of Clinical Practice: Regulations Driving the New Quality Paradigm

The Science of Clinical Practice: Prospective Data Collection - Provider Perspective

The Science of Clinical Practice: Use of Quality and Outcomes Data from the Hospital Perspective

National Quality and Outcomes Database at One Year: Preliminary Data and Progress Report (Video 6.43MB)

Spine Patient Data Gathering of the Future: A Q&A with Drs. Anthony Asher and Matt McGirt of N²QOD
February 2013

NeuroPoint Alliance and N²QOD: Transforming the Science of Neurosurgical Practice
February 2013

AANS Neurosurgical Focus Science of Practice Issue, January 2013

The science of practice: addressing the challenges of modern health care
January 2013

Neurosurgical practice and health care reform: moving toward quality-based health care delivery
January 2013

The National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database and NeuroPoint Alliance: rationale, development, and implementation
January 2013

Measuring clinical practice: science and methods
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January 2013

The evolution of a clinical registry during 25 years of experience with Gamma Knife radiosurgery in Pittsburgh
January 2013

Regulatory considerations for prospective patient care registries: lessons learned from the National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database
January 2013

The National Neurosurgery Quality and Outcomes Database (N²QOD): general overview and pilot-year project description
January 2013

The Future of Practice Science: Challenges and Opportunities for Neurosurgery
January 2013