Patient Safety and Quality: An Evidence-Based Handbook for Nurses
by Ronda G. Hughes
Publisher: AHRQ 2008
Discussions and reviews of a wide range of issues and literature regarding patient safety and quality health care. Owing to the complex nature of health care, this book provides some insight into the multiple factors that determine the quality and safety of health care as well as patient, nurse, and systems outcomes.
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