The application of continuous quality improvement tools in reducing the length of stay for hip replacement patients: a base hospital's experience.

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The quality assurance (QA) initiative has been slow to show results. Quality assurance tools have been underdeveloped, and quality by inspection unacceptable to clinicians. A base hospital's experience with continuous quality improvement (CQI) as a means to more effective quality assurance is described. Discharge data grouped into diagnosis related groups… (More)

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