An international environmental scan of quality indicators for cardiovascular care.

@article{Abrahamyan2012AnIE,
  title={An international environmental scan of quality indicators for cardiovascular care.},
  author={Lusine Abrahamyan and Nicole K. Boom and Linda R. Donovan and Jack V. Tu},
  journal={The Canadian journal of cardiology},
  year={2012},
  volume={28 1},
  pages={
          110-8
        }
}
Quality indicators (QIs) are increasingly being used to measure and improve the quality of cardiac care. We conducted an international environmental scan to identify and critically appraise published QI development initiatives addressing cardiovascular disease (CVD). A review of the peer-reviewed and grey English-language literature was conducted to identify published CVD QI development initiatives. The quality of identified studies was assessed using a modified version of the Appraisal of… CONTINUE READING

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