Accession Number:

ADA434283

Title:

Learning From Errors in Ambulatory Pediatrics

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

AGENCY FOR HEALTHCARE RESEARCH AND QUALITY ROCKVILLE MD

Report Date:

2005-01-01

Pagination or Media Count:

15.0

Abstract:

Approximately 70 percent of pediatric care occurs in ambulatory settings, yet there has been little research on errors and harm in these settings. Given the importance of understanding harm in ambulatory pediatrics, this study was funded by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality AHRQ as part of the University of North Carolina UNC Center for Education and Research on Therapeutics CERTs, in partnership with the American Academy of Pediatrics AAP Pediatric Research in Office Settings PROS Network.

Subject Categories:

  • Personnel Management and Labor Relations
  • Medicine and Medical Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE