Characteristics of morbidity and mortality conferences associated with the implementation of patient safety improvement initiatives, an observational study.

@article{Franois2016CharacteristicsOM,
  title={Characteristics of morbidity and mortality conferences associated with the implementation of patient safety improvement initiatives, an observational study.},
  author={Patrice François and Fr{\'e}d{\'e}ric Prate and Gwena{\"e}lle Vidal-Tr{\'e}can and Jean-François Quaranta and Jos{\'e} Labar{\`e}re and Elodie Sellier},
  journal={BMC health services research},
  year={2016},
  volume={16},
  pages={35}
}
BACKGROUND The aim of this study was to identify the characteristics of morbidity and mortality conferences (MMCs) associated with the implementation of patient health-care quality and safety improvement initiatives. METHODS We conducted an observational study of MMCs and followed up improvement initiatives for 1 year. Data on MMC baseline characteristics were abstracted using document analysis and observation of a meeting in three university hospitals in France (Grenoble, Nice, and Cochin… CONTINUE READING