Metrics for measuring quality of care in comprehensive stroke centers: Detailed follow-up to brain attack coalition comprehensive stroke center recommendations: A statement for healthcare professionals from the American Heart Association/American Stroke Association Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Academic Medical Centers
  • American Heart Association
  • Brain Ischemia
  • Health Personnel
  • Quality of Health Care
  • Stroke

abstract

  • The metrics that we propose are intended to provide a framework for standardized data collection at CSCs to facilitate local quality improvement efforts and to allow for analysis of pooled data from different CSCs that may lead to development of national performance standards for CSCs in the future.

publication date

  • March 2011

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1161/STR.0b013e318208eb99

PubMed ID

  • 21233469

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 849

end page

  • 77

volume

  • 42

number

  • 3