Quality assurance programs for pressure ulcers.

Abstract

Traditional medical quality assurance programs are beginning to incorporate the principles of continuous quality improvement pioneered by Juran and Deming. Strategies for incorporating these principles into a long-term care facility are described, and two examples of successful implementation of continuous quality improvement programs for pressure ulcers are presented.

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@article{Xakellis1997QualityAP, title={Quality assurance programs for pressure ulcers.}, author={George C Xakellis}, journal={Clinics in geriatric medicine}, year={1997}, volume={13 3}, pages={599-606} }