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The Paediatric Admission Quality of Care (PAQC) score: designing a tool to measure the quality of early inpatient paediatric care in a low-income setting

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Background

Evaluating clinician compliance with recommended steps in clinical guidelines provides one measure of quality of process of care but can result in a multiplicity of indicators across illnesses making it problematic to produce any summative picture of process quality, information that may be most useful to policy-makers and managers.

Objective

We set out to develop a clinically logical summative measure of the quality of care provided to children admitte...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

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10.1111/tmi.12752

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
NDM
Sub department:
Tropical Medicine
Role:
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Name:
Wellcome Trust
Grant:
084538
097170
Funding agency for:
English, M
Publisher:
Wiley
Journal:
Tropical Medicine and International Health More from this journal
Volume:
21
Issue:
10
Pages:
1334–1345
Publication date:
2016-07-01
Acceptance date:
2016-07-08
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ISSN:
1365-3156
Pubs id:
pubs:633900
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uuid:1de683fd-52df-4785-ac59-cf276b88bf0b
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pubs:633900
Source identifiers:
633900
Deposit date:
2016-07-13

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