Laboratory Medicine Best Practices: Systematic Evidence Review and Evaluation Methods for Quality Improvement
MedSun: Newsletter #63, August 2011

PubMed Abstract

Adapting and developing methods from validated systems and applying them to systematically review and evaluate practices in LM by using published and unpublished studies is feasible. With these methods, evidence from quality improvement studies can be systematically synthesized and summarized to identify effective LM practices. Practical and scientifically validated demonstration of a positive impact on outcomes ensures that practitioners, policy makers, and decision makers at all levels have the evidence needed for improving healthcare quality and public health.

Additional Information:

PubMed Abstract. Laboratory Medicine Best Practices: Systematic Evidence Review and Evaluation Methods for Quality Improvement. June 2011.
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21515742?dopt=Abstract


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