American College of Surgeons verification/consultation program : analysis of unsuccessful verification reviews. Discussion.
American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Annual session. New Orleans LA USA, 1993/09/23.
This study was designed to document the reasons hospitals have been unsuccessfully peer reviewed as potential trauma centers.
120 trauma center reviews were performed by a peer review program between September 1987 and December 1992 using the American College of Surgeons (ACS) criteria.
Fifty-four hospitals had criteria deficiencies
These reviews were studied for criteria deficiencies for each hospital with documentation of frequency and relationship to re-review outcome.
There are 108 ACS criteria.
The 54 hospitals had various combinations of 28 different criteria deficiencies.
Deficiencies ranged from 1 to 15 per hospital.
Thirty-one hospitals underwent a second review.
Twenty-five hospitals had corrected the deficiencies and were verified.
Mots-clés Pascal : Etats Unis, Evaluation interpair, Traumatologie, Hôpital, Spécialité médicale, Amérique du Nord, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : United States, Peer review, Traumatology, Hospital, Medical specialty, North America, America
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Inist-CNRS - Institut de l'Information Scientifique et Technique
Cote : 95-0151970
Code Inist : 002B30A04A. Création : 09/06/1995.