The effects of a team-based continuous quality improvement intervention on the management of primary care: a randomised controlled trial.

@article{Engels2006TheEO,
  title={The effects of a team-based continuous quality improvement intervention on the management of primary care: a randomised controlled trial.},
  author={Y Engels and Pieter van den Hombergh and Henk Mokkink and Henk J M van den Hoogen and Wil J.H.M. van den Bosch and Richard Grol},
  journal={The British journal of general practice : the journal of the Royal College of General Practitioners},
  year={2006},
  volume={56 531},
  pages={781-7}
}
AIM To study the effects of a team-based model for continuous quality improvement (CQI) on primary care practice management. DESIGN OF STUDY Randomised controlled trial. SETTING Twenty-six intervention and 23 control primary care practices in the Netherlands. METHOD Practices interested in taking part in the CQI project were, after assessment of their practice organisation, randomly assigned to the intervention or control groups. During a total of five meetings, a facilitator helped the… CONTINUE READING