The difficulty of questioning clinical practice: experience of facility-based case reviews in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.

@article{Richard2009TheDO,
  title={The difficulty of questioning clinical practice: experience of facility-based case reviews in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso.},
  author={Fabienne Richard and Christophe Ouedraogo and V Zongo and Fatoumata Ouattara and Sylvie Zongo and M E Gru{\'e}nais and Vincent De Brouwere},
  journal={BJOG : an international journal of obstetrics and gynaecology},
  year={2009},
  volume={116 1},
  pages={38-44}
}
OBJECTIVE To describe the implementation of facility-based case reviews (medical audits) in a maternity unit and their effect on the staff involved. DESIGN Cross-sectional descriptive study. SETTING A 26-bed obstetric unit in a district hospital in Ouagadougou, Burkina Faso. SAMPLE Sixteen audit sessions conducted between February 2004 and June 2005. Thirty-five staff members were interviewed. METHODS An analysis of all the tools used in the management of the audit was performed… CONTINUE READING