Why We Need More and Better Cardiovascular Disease Quality Indicators.

@article{Cox2017WhyWN,
  title={Why We Need More and Better Cardiovascular Disease Quality Indicators.},
  author={Jafna Cox},
  journal={The Canadian journal of cardiology},
  year={2017},
  volume={33 4},
  pages={416-419}
}
Health system performance has become an increased focus worldwide. Its measurement is increasingly commonplace, with institutions such as the World Health Organization and the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development having taken an international lead in promoting its adoption. Motivating factors include variations and inequalities in practice, uptake of interventions before clear evidence of benefit has been gathered, medical errors resulting in patient harm, rapidly aging… CONTINUE READING