The quality of care for adults with epilepsy: an initial glimpse using the QUIET measure

@inproceedings{Pugh2011TheQO,
  title={The quality of care for adults with epilepsy: an initial glimpse using the QUIET measure},
  author={Mary Jo Pugh and Dan R Berlowitz and J. Koteswara Rao and Gabriel D Shapiro and Ruzan Avetisyan and Amresh D Hanchate and Kelli M Jarrett and Jeffrey V Tabares and Lewis Kazis},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2011}
}
BACKGROUND We examined the quality of adult epilepsy care using the Quality Indicators in Epilepsy Treatment (QUIET) measure, and variations in quality based on the source of epilepsy care. METHODS We identified 311 individuals with epilepsy diagnosis between 2004 and 2007 in a tertiary medical center in New England. We abstracted medical charts to identify the extent to which participants received quality indicator (QI) concordant care for individual QI's and the proportion of recommended… CONTINUE READING

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