Using adverse events in health-care quality improvement: results from a British acute hospital

August 28, 2010

Source: International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance Vol 8 Iss 1 pp7-14

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Date of publication: August 2010

Publication type: Article

In a nutshell: This article looks at the results of the Ophthalmology department of a British acute hospital in adverse event monitoring as a problem-oriented approach during clinical audits.  The results focus on whether there are significant improvements in patient care due to the new approach.

Length of publication: 7 pages

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