Orthopaedic & Rheumatologic Institute Outcomes
Surgical Quality Improvement
Total Knee Arthroplasty Outcomes
Total Knee Arthroplasty ACS NSQIP Outcomes
January 1, 2020 – December 31, 2020
The American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program (ACS NSQIP®) objectively measures and reports risk-adjusted surgical outcomes based on a defined sampling and abstraction methodology. These outcomes data reflect Cleveland Clinic’s overall total knee arthroplasty ACS NSQIP performance benchmarked against 481 participating sites.
|Total Knee Arthroplasty (481 sites)||N||Observed||Expected|
|30 Day Morbidity||338||3.25%||3.69%|
|Deep Vein Thrombosis (DVT) / Pulmonary Embolus||338||1.18%||0.81%|
|Urinary Tract Infection (UTI)||338||0.00%||0.56%|
|Surgical Site Infection (SSI)||337||2.08%||1.63%|
American College of Surgeons National Surgical Quality Improvement Program, 2021.
ACS NSQIP® Semiannual Report July 8, 2021, Chicago: American College of Surgeons.