Can we measure the quality of perioperative care?

Grocott, Mike, Levett, Denny and Stephens, Robert (2002) Can we measure the quality of perioperative care? Hospital Medicine, 63, (3), p. 188. (PMID:11933829).


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Data showing that perioperative interventions can significantly improve postoperative outcomes have become commonplace. In the 21st century being unable to measure the quality of perioperative care and the consequent outcomes is unacceptable. Any organization that consumes such huge amounts of public resources as the NHS has an obligation to justify this expenditure and demonstrate quality service delivery.

Item Type: Article
ISSNs: 1462-3935 (print)
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Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RD Surgery
Organisations: Human Development & Health
ePrint ID: 348970
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March 2002Published
Date Deposited: 27 Feb 2013 11:37
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2017 15:58
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