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Towards a measure of medical care

Towards a measure of medical care

operational research in the Health Services : a symposium

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Published by Oxford University Press for the Nuffield Provincial Hospitals Trust in London .
Written in English


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Statementcontributors J.O.F. Davies ... [et al.].
ContributionsDavies, J. O. F.
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Open LibraryOL14832529M

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Clinical research and medical care are closely related activities and represent two sides of the same coin. Acts of patient care are analogous to experiments as each patient begins in a baseline state, receives an intervention, and has an outcome [].Furthermore, the ultimate goal of research is to generate knowledge capable of improving the patient’s health outcomes in Cited by: Use of electronic health information across the continuum of care and community.

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