To assess the effectiveness of housestaff physician reporting as a method for identifying adverse events on a medical service and to compare the physician reporting mechanism with a retrospective record review mechanism.
Medical service of an urban, universityaffiliated teaching hospital.
Concurrent physician reporting mechanism using the hospital electronic mail system compared with a retrospective record review using a screening mechanism followed by structured, implicit physician review of the record.
All 3146 admissions to the medical service from 13 November 1990 to 14 March 1991.
Mots-clés Pascal : Organisation santé, Exploration, Homme, Médecin, Compte rendu, Hôpital, Amélioration, Qualité, Soin
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Public health organization, Exploration, Human, Physician, Report, Hospital, Improvement, Quality, Care
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 93-0679419
Code Inist : 002B30A05. Création : 199406.