Search results for "Quality Improvement"

Results 81 - 90 of about 331 for "Quality Improvement".

Recent Research

weakened by the fact that more dramatic results were found in the lower-quality trials. ... Possible explanations for the finding that the CMS policy didn't affect infection rates overall include that hospitals may have changed their billing practices,
February 2013

Faster antibiotics, full sepsis bundle associated with lower inpatient mortality

Overall, however, adherence was better than in comparable quality improvement programs for stroke treatment in New York, they noted.
May 2017

Use caution when seeking medical information online

Arora, who focuses on medical education, quality improvement and patient safety in her work. ... Fees can deter users, but often result in better quality information, she said.
April 2011

Appreciating a good signout

The researchers used an appreciative inquiry approach in their quality improvement project, meaning they found people who were doing signouts well and interviewed them. ... Hospitals adopting an appreciative inquiry approach may bump into clinicians
October 2012

Top Docs

Maynard, ACP Member, said the first quality improvement project he conducted was the toughest. ... It allows people to find the place that works best for them in quality improvement.
November 2008

Tool for PE, heart failure drugs

and with mixed results for hospital utilization, a nonrandomized quality improvement study found.
May 2019

Highlights from Internal Medicine Meeting 2018

Our coverage of ACP's annual meeting includes stories on a modernized morbidity and mortality conference, quality improvement, medication reconciliation, and more. ... The concept might seem outdated, but our article explains how with a few tweaks, these
July 2018

Journal watch: recent studies of note

AF, and to quality improvement interventions to address the problem, the editorial concluded. ... 69.8 days, P=0.02). The home group also showed improvements in depression, nutritional status and quality of life.
December 2009

Good door-to-balloon time not associated with fast stroke response, study finds

The findings align with previous research finding that although a hospital's high performance on one measure of cardiovascular care may be associated with higher-quality care for other cardiovascular conditions, ... The lack of correlation might be due
March 2017

Community hospitals branch out to clinical research

cover a range of activities including quality improvement and education, as well as scholarship.”. ... Quality improvement projects often offer the surest path to scholarship for community-based hospitalists, he added.
December 2008

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