Using control charts to monitor quality of hospital care with administrative data.

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OBJECTIVE Nearly all hospital-specific comparative analyses, based on administrative data, are presented using cross-sectional displays. In this paper, we compare cross-sectional analyses with sequential monitoring using control charts. DESIGN ANALYSIS of administrative data to compare cross-sectional funnel plots with one type of control chart: the… (More)

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@article{Coory2008UsingCC, title={Using control charts to monitor quality of hospital care with administrative data.}, author={Michael Coory and Stephen Duckett and Kirstine M Sketcher-Baker}, journal={International journal for quality in health care : journal of the International Society for Quality in Health Care}, year={2008}, volume={20 1}, pages={31-9} }