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Can we improve the way we do impact studies of diagnostic tests for tuberculosis?

Eleanor Ochodo - Aug. 6, 2018
Dear colleagues, We would like to invite you to take part in a study that aims to improve the way we conduct studies evaluating the impact of TB diagnostics on patients’ health by: a) exploring pe...
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impact assessment TB diagnostic tests
[ARCHIVED] Quality & Safety

"Medicare Star Ratings Allow Nursing Homes to Game the System"

Sudip Bhandari - Aug. 25, 2014
I want to share this worrisome article that brings to light some flaws in a federal quality assessment tool which uses star ratings to rank nursing homes in the United States. The article includes a f...
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aca evidence impact assessment medicare quality Research
[ARCHIVED] Global Surgery & Anesthesia

Health Impact Assessment and Short-term Medical Missions: A Methods Study to Evaluate Quality of Care

Sarah Arnquist - April 29, 2011
Health Impact Assessment and Short-term Medical Missions: A Methods Study to Evaluate Quality of Care Arnquist Sarah 1472-6963-8-121.fm Health Impact Assessment a...
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Burden of Surgical Disease impact assessment medical missions