Measuring the quality of medical care.

  title={Measuring the quality of medical care.},
  author={Gerald S. Adler},
  journal={The New England journal of medicine},
  volume={298 10},
Researchers have attempted to measure the quality of medical care for a considerable time. Perhaps the most scholarly work on the subject was undertaken by Avedis Donabedian in the 1970s who considered that the quality of medical care and its performance should be analysed in terms of three factors: structure, process and outcome, and each of these could be… CONTINUE READING