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The autopsy as an outcome and performance measure

The autopsy as an outcome and performance measure

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Published by Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality in Rockville, Md .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Autopsy,
  • Diagnostic Errors,
  • Evidence-Based Medicine -- methods

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPrepared for Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality ; prepared by University of California at San Francisco (UCSF)-Stanford University Evidence-based Practice Center ; A. Eugene Washington, EPC director ; Kathryn M. McDonald, EPD coordinator ; investigators, Kaveh G. Shojania ... [et. al.].
    SeriesEvidence report/technology assessment -- no. 58, AHRQ publication -- no. 03-E002, AHRQ publication -- no. 03-E002, AHRQ publication -- no. 03-E002.
    ContributionsWashington, A. Eugene., University of California, San Francisco-Stanford Evidence-Based Practice Center., United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 208 p. :
    Number of Pages208
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14755434M
    ISBN 101587630753
    OCLC/WorldCa51317718

      An autopsy is performed when there are suspicious circumstances surrounding someone's death; or when no signs of natural causes can be located. Stages of an Autopsy. An autopsy takes the form of six stages: Removal of Organs. Stomach Contents. Sample Collection. Head and Brain examination. The Y-Incision is the procedure used by the pathologist. An autopsy is a medical procedure involving the examination of a dead body. An autopsy is sometimes termed an obduction or a post-mortem examination. The word autopsy is derived from the Greek word autopsia, which means "to see with one's own eyes." Forensic autopsies are a specialized form of autopsy with legal implications that are performed.

    Autopsy has historically played a critical role in our understanding of normal anatomy, disease and treatment efficacies, or adverse effects of medications. Despite the importance of autopsy as a teaching tool, it is now limited to an ancillary role in modern medical education (1). This effect may continue to be amplified as physicians who did not observe autopsies during their training are Author: Robin R. Chamberland, Carl O. Deetz. Trauma System Performance Improvement A System Performance Improvement Plan in an organized trauma care system consists of internal and external monitoring and evaluation of care provided through the phases of care and continuum of care. The goal of monitoring is to identify opportunities to reduce.

    Forensic autopsy performance includes the discretion to determine the need for additional dissection and laboratory tests. A forensic autopsy must be conducted by a licensed physician who is a forensic pathologist or by a physician who is a forensic pa-thologist-in-training (resident/fellow).* Responsibility for forensic autopsy quality must. Complete A-Z listing of tools by MEASURE Evaluation. Community-Level Program Information Reporting for HIV/AIDS Programs (CLPIR). Module 1: Illustrative Program Indicators, Data Collection Tools and Indicator Reference Sheets for Prevention, HBC, and OVC Programs. Community-Level Program Information Reporting for HIV/AIDS Programs (CLPIR).


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Autopsy as an Outcome and Performance Measure. Summary, Evidence Report/Technology Assessment: Number Summary, Evidence Report/Technology Assessment: Number AHRQ Publication No. E, October Cited by: The Autopsy as an Outcome and Performance Measure. The editors hope this book imparts the best available knowledge, helps improve skills, and provides inspiration needed for the autopsy to.

Get this from a library. The autopsy as an outcome and performance measure. [Kaveh G Shojania; United States. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.; University of California, San Francisco-Stanford Evidence-Based Practice Center.;]. D’Errico S., Martelloni M., Niballi S., Bonuccelli D.

() Autopsy as on Outcome and Performance Measure: Three Years of Hospital Autopsy as an Instrument of Clinical Audit. In: Bagnara S., Tartaglia R., Albolino S., Alexander T., Fujita Y. (eds) Proceedings of the 20th Congress of the International Ergonomics Association (IEA ).

IEA Author: S. D’Errico, M. Martelloni, S. Niballi, D. Bonuccelli. The Autopsy as an Outcome and Performance Measure (Evidence Report Technology Assessment, Number 58) [A. Eugene Washington, Kathryn M. McDonald, Carolyn M. Clancy, Robert Graham] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.

The report investigates the autopsy's benefits-relating to medical education, characterization of new diseasesAuthor: Kathryn M.

McDonald. Inthe Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Evidence Report, “The Autopsy as an Outcome and Performance Measure”, emphasized the potential, but not yet actualized, value of the autopsy in the area of outcomes, performance measurement, and practice improvement. In the subsequent 4 years, there has been no surge of by: 1.

Evid Rep Technol Assess (Summ). Oct;(58) The autopsy as an outcome and performance measure. Shojania KG, Burton EC, McDonald KM, Goldman by: Source document contributed to DocumentCloud by Marshall Allen (ProPublica).

Standard B4 Forensic Autopsy Performance Performance of a forensic autopsy is the practice of medicine.

Forensic autopsy performance includes the discretion to determine the need for additional dissection and laboratory tests. A forensic autopsy must be conducted by a licensed physician who is aFile Size: KB. The autopsy can be reestablished as a teaching tool and performance measure, but this will require that the autopsy be recognized as a credible and valuable medical procedure.

In assessing the impact of an intervention in a field trial, it is generally required that a primary outcome measure is defined, which usually determines the size of the trial. This measure is generally one of public health importance, on which an effect of the intervention might subsequently change public health practice regarding use of the intervention.

A chapter will examine approaches to the future training of medical students, residents, and fellows in an environment of changing autopsy exposure. A final chapter will summarize the vision for the autopsy as a clinical outcome measure, and valuable scientific resource. This book will be a new type of volume in the field of autopsy pathology.

Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. The Autopsy as an Outcome and Performance Measure (File Inventory). Evidence Report/Technology Assessment Number Forensic Autopsy Performance Standards (PDF 27P) This guide explains the following topics: Medicolegal Death Investigation, Forensic Autopsies, Standard Identification Procedures, External Examinations: General Procedures and Specific Procedures, Internal Examination, Ancillary Tests and Support Services.

Autopsy Performance & Reporting is a highly illustrated text is for seasoned autopsy pathologists and those who may not perform autopsies on a regular basis. Divided into six sections, contents include an introduction to the autopsy, preautopsy and administration, autopsy safety, autopsy performance, reporting, and quality.

The text emphasizes safety, specialized autopsies, and procedures for. This measure is not a reflection of how well an autopsy is done, but it is the key to fully understanding the importance and potential of the autopsy in driving improvements in overall clinical care.

Traditionally, autopsies were the basis for educating young and established physicians; this was most effective at the autopsy table. Autopsy in the 21st Century: Best Practices and Future Directions: Medicine & Health Science Books @ sible resource for autopsy work because few pathologists still specialize in autopsy practice and, as a consequence, expertise in autopsy technology and autopsy pathology has declined.

Our colleagues in the forensic field have remained the only large group of autopsy practitioners. For most other pathologists, the economic situation, timeFile Size: 9MB. The time has come to stop reexamining the past of the autopsy, cease ruminating on former glories, and look ahead to what hospital autopsy can become.

Autopsy can remain a method for discovery of new disease entities, demonstrate its value in an increasingly outcome-based medical system, and become an essential part of cutting-edge molecular Author: Jody E. Hooper. Monitoring progress with disease and injury reduction in many populations will require widespread use of verbal autopsy (VA).

Multiple methods have been developed for assigning cause of death from a VA but their application is restricted by uncertainty about their reliability. Summative assessment examples: 9 ways to make test time fun If you want to switch things up this summative assessment season, keep reading.

While you can’t change what’s on standardized tests, you can create activities to ensure your students are exhibiting and applying their understanding and skills to end-of-chapter or -unit : Jordan Nisbet.A descriptive representation of autopsy findings grouped into distinct categories.

Raw number of type-specific findings on imaging autopsy (IA) versus traditional autopsy (TA) can be found to the right of the main axis. To the left of the main axis is the percentage of common versus non-common findings between IA and TA in this by: 2.MEASURE Evaluation is funded by USAID to strengthen capacity in developing countries to gather, interpret, and use data to improve health.

We create tools and approaches for rigorous evaluations, providing evidence to address health challenges.