Complex Information for Anesthesiologists Presented Quickly and Clearly

Each of the risk models includes word clouds, where the size of each word is weighted to reflect the highest odds ratio parameter of the model. ACS NSQIP = American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Project; AKI = acute kidney injury; BMI = body mass index; CHF = congestive heart failure; KDIGO = Kidney Disease: Improving Global Outcomes; OPCAB = off-pump coronary artery bypass; postop = postoperative; preop = preoperative; RCT = randomized controlled trial.

Infographic created by Jonathan P. Wanderer, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, and James P. Rathmell, Brigham and Women’s Health Care/Harvard Medical School. Illustration by Annemarie Johnson, Vivo Visuals. Dr. Wanderer is funded by the Foundation for Anesthesia Education and Research, Schaumburg, Illinois, and Anesthesia Quality Institute’s Mentored Research Training Grant—Health Services Research, Schaumburg, Illinois. Address correspondence to Dr. Wanderer: jon.wanderer@vanderbilt.edu.

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