Multicenter analysis of quality indicators for children treated in the emergency department for asthma Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Adrenal Cortex Hormones
  • Adrenergic beta-Agonists
  • Asthma
  • Emergency Service, Hospital
  • Quality Indicators, Health Care

abstract

  • We found no clinically significant association between process and outcome quality measures in the delivery of asthma-related care to children in a multicenter study. Although the quality of emergency department care does not predict successful discharge, other factors, such as outpatient care, may better predict outcomes.

publication date

  • February 2012

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed Central ID

  • PMC3269108

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1542/peds.2010-3302

PubMed ID

  • 22250025

Additional Document Info

start page

  • e325

end page

  • 32

volume

  • 129

number

  • 2