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Title Health care outcomes : collaborative, path-based approaches / [edited by] Suzanne Smith Blancett, Dominick L. Flarey
Published Gaithersburg, Md. : Aspen Publishers, 1998


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Description xviii, 403 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents 1. The Evolution of Outcomes Management / Diane L. Huber and Marilyn Oermann -- 2. Patient Care Outcomes: A League of Their Own / Dominick L. Flarey -- 3. The Future of Collaborative Path-Based Practice / Patrice L. Spath -- 4. Developing Better Critical Paths in Health Care: Combining "Best Practice" and the Quantitative Approach / Dawn A. Bailey, David G. Litaker and Lorraine C. Mion -- 5. Community-Acquired Pneumonia Outcome Study: The Evolution of a Clinical Pathway / Linda M. Valentino, Felicia Olt and Mark J. Rosen -- 6. The Pneumonia CareMAP: Improving the Process To Enhance Outcomes / Patti Pattison, Merrilee Newton and Carol Ansley -- 7. Collaborative Efforts in Managing Patient Outcomes: The Pulmonary Resection Pathway / Janet Taubert, Kathleen M. Lewis and Louisa Kan [et al.] -- 8. Enhancing Outcomes in Pediatrics: The Development and Implementation of a Pneumonia Protocol / Nancy Shendell-Falik, Katherine B. Soriano and Maureen Bueno [et al.] -- 9. Neonatal ECMO: A Pathway to Care / Sharon W. Lake -- 10. Starting Small: Outcomes Management Design for the Extremely Low-Birth Weight Infant / Anne Milkowski -- 11. Measuring Outcomes for Spleen and Liver Trauma in Children / Anita Gottlieb and Patti Higginbotham -- 12. Bronchiolitis: Improving Outcomes in the Pediatric Population / Maura MacPhee, Lynne Hedrick and James K. Todd -- 13. Positive Outcomes from a Pediatric Appendicitis Pathway / Patti Higginbotham and Anita Gottlieb -- 14. Managing Outcomes for Breast Procedures / Susan Mott Coles -- 15. Radical Prostatectomy: Process and Outcomes / Roxelyn G. Baumgartner, Nancy Wells and Michael Koch -- 16. Developing an Outpatient Surgery Clinical Path for Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy / Mae Taylor Moss and Sue Brown -- 17. Getting a Head Start: Improving Outcomes with a Craniotomy for Tumor Care Pathway / Cathy A. Campbell, Lisa R. Cohen and Sharon E. Harpootlian [et al.] -- 18. Clinical Paths for Prostatectomy: Linking Outcomes to Practice through Continuous Quality Improvement / Jan Randall, Christine Roeback and Cary Robertson [et al.] -- 19. Achieving Outcomes through Interdisciplinary Path-Based Care for Burn Patients / Janice Steele Allwood, Kim Curry and Virginia C. Campbell -- 20. A Clinical Pathway for Calcaneal Fracture: Process and Outcomes / Lynne Nemeth, Jack S. Olsen and Nanette B. Fricke [et al.] -- 21. Improving the Outcomes of Cervical Spinal Cord Injury: Developing a Clinical Pathway Model / Karen March, Lynne Nemeth and Norma J. Cole [et al.] -- 22. Case Managing To Maximize Quality and Cost Outcomes: A Total Hip Replacement Pathway / Mary G. Nash, Cynthia Barginere-Urquhart and Lisa Karen Brown [et al.] -- 23. Outcomes-Based Practice: A Lumbar Laminectomy Model / Terri Hawkins Pigg -- 24. Total Joint Replacement Outcome Improvement / Shelly C. Anderson, Patricia A. Soper and Shannon Ericson [et al.] -- 25. Total Knee Arthroplasty: A Collaborative Project in Quality Improvement and Cost Reduction / Claire M. Paras and Patricia Brita-Rossi -- 26. Pathways for Managing the Frail Older Adult across the Continuum / Becky Trella and H. Scott Sarran -- 27. Achieving Quality and Fiscal Outcomes for Older Adults with Depression / Janice K. Bultema, Marcia A. Colone and Debra J. Livingston [et al.]
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Critical path analysis.
Medical cooperation.
Medical protocols.
Outcome assessment (Medical care)
Critical Pathways.
Outcome and Process Assessment (Health Care)
Author Blancett, Suzanne Smith.
Flarey, Dominick L.
LC no. 98009760
ISBN 0834211378 (alk. paper)