Improving quality of care among COPD outpatients in Denmark 2008-2011.

  title={Improving quality of care among COPD outpatients in Denmark 2008-2011.},
  author={Sandra S\ogaard T\ottenborg and Reimar Wernich Thomsen and Henrik Krarup Nielsen and S\oren Paaske Johnsen and Ejvind Frausing Hansen and Peter de Lange},
  journal={The clinical respiratory journal},
  volume={7 4},
OBJECTIVE To examine whether the quality of care among Danish patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) has improved since the initiation of a national multidisciplinary quality improvement program. METHODS We conducted a nationwide, population-based prospective cohort study using data from the Danish Clinical Register of COPD. Since 2008, the register has systematically monitored and audited the use of recommended processes of COPD care. RESULTS Substantial improvements… CONTINUE READING
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