It Is Time To Get Serious about the Science of Healthcare Delivery
Impact of Statewide Quality Improvement Initiative on Hospital Mortality
Impact of Michigan Keystone Project on Hospital Mortality
Image: Line graph shows that the Adjusted Odds Ratio for both the Study Group and Comparison Group are about the same pre-implementation and at the point of Project Initiation (between 1 and 0.9), the Study Group ratio drops steadily to below 0.8 post-implementation, while the Comparison Group ratio only falls to slightly below 0.9.
Lipitz, BMJ 2011.
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