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Monitoring and evaluation for coronary artery bypass grafts.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2111536     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
Cardiovascular surgeons on the medical staff at Southeast Missouri Hospital, Girardeau, developed indicators, including indications, complications, and outcomes, for the monitoring and evaluation of coronary artery bypass grafts. When the number of sternal wound infections exceeded the threshold for evaluation, action was taken and the occurrence of such infections subsequently declined.
Authors:
B J Klesch
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  QRB. Quality review bulletin     Volume:  16     ISSN:  0097-5990     ISO Abbreviation:  QRB Qual Rev Bull     Publication Date:  1990 Mar 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1990-06-27     Completed Date:  1990-06-27     Revised Date:  2008-02-20    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  7504127     Medline TA:  QRB Qual Rev Bull     Country:  UNITED STATES    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  125-7     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Southeast Missouri Hospital, Cape Girardeau.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Coronary Artery Bypass / standards*
Hospital Bed Capacity, 100 to 299
Humans
Missouri
Peer Review / methods*
Quality Assurance, Health Care*
Surgical Wound Infection / prevention & control

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