Joseph F Perno
- Significant reduction in delayed diagnosis of injury with implementation of a pediatric trauma serviceJoseph F Perno
Division of Pediatric Emergency Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, All Children s Hospital, St Petersburg, FL, USA
Pediatr Emerg Care 21:367-71. 2005..The occurrence of delayed diagnosis of injury (DDI) among pediatric trauma patients represents a breakdown in trauma care. Although some DDI may be unavoidable, the rate of DDI may be used as a measure of quality improvement...