CPDI: An Index for measuring deviations in Clinical Pathways

Abstract

Clinical Pathways (CPs) are evidence-based recommendation for treating a diagnosis and an effective instrument to decrease undesired practice variability and improve clinician performance. Deviations from CPs might just as well reduce quality of care. Moreover they can be associated to possible adverse events. In this perspective, we developed and tested a… (More)
DOI: 10.1109/EMBC.2015.7318627

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@article{Zema2015CPDIAI, title={CPDI: An Index for measuring deviations in Clinical Pathways}, author={Maddalena Zema and Samanta Rosati and J. E. Duran Carvajal and Gabriella Balestra}, journal={2015 37th Annual International Conference of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society (EMBC)}, year={2015}, pages={1385-1388} }