- Increasing the generalisability of improvement research with an improvement replication programmeJohn Øvretveit
Medical Management Centre, Karolinska Institutet, Stockholm, Sweden
BMJ Qual Saf 20:i87-91. 2011..In this paper, some of the issues are considered and a programme of research for testing improvements in different settings is proposed to build theory and practical guidance about implementation and results in different settings...
- Recommendations for evaluation of health care improvement initiativesGareth J Parry
Institute for Healthcare Improvement, Cambridge, Mass Harvard Medical School, Boston, Mass Electronic address
Acad Pediatr 13:S23-30. 2013..Finally, we challenge the improvement and evaluation communities to come together to refine the specific methods required so as to avoid the trap of Rossi's Iron Law...
- Patient safety attitudes of paediatric trainee physiciansG Parry
Department of Medicine, Children s Hospital Boston, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Qual Saf Health Care 18:462-6. 2009..To measure the patient safety attitudes of trainee physicians at an academic paediatric hospital...
- The epistemology of quality improvement: it's all GreekRocco J Perla
Institute for Healthcare Improvement, 20 University Road, 7th Floor, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
BMJ Qual Saf 20:i24-7. 2011..Understanding how best to maximise the overlap between actual and best practice is where quality improvement needs to employ educational and social sciences' methodologies and techniques...