Selecting Indicators for Patient Safety at the Health Systems Level in OECD Countries [E-Book] / John Millar and Soeren Mattke
Millar, John.
Mattke, Soeren.
Paris : OECD Publishing, 2004
46 p. ; 21 x 29.7cm.
OECD Health Technical Papers ; 18
Social Issues/Migration/Health
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This report presents the consensus recommendations of an international expert panel on indicators for patient safety. Using a structured review process, the panel set out to select indicators to cover the five key areas: areas hospital-acquired infections, sentinel events, operative and postoperative complications, obstetrics, and other care related adverse events...