Professional article

Collaborative quality improvement to manage pain in acute care hospitals

Published inPain medicine, vol. 12, no. 1, p. 138-147
Publication date2011

Collaborative quality improvement programs have been successfully used to manage chronic diseases in adults and acute lung complications in premature infants. Their effectiveness to improve pain management in acute care hospitals is currently unknown. The purpose of this study was to determine whether a collaborative quality improvement program implemented at hospital level could improve pain management and overall pain relief.

  • Adolescent
  • Adult
  • Aged
  • Cooperative Behavior
  • Female
  • Health Status
  • Hospital Administration
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Medical Staff, Hospital
  • Middle Aged
  • Pain/psychology
  • Pain Management
  • Pain Measurement
  • Patient Education as Topic
  • Patient Satisfaction
  • Program Evaluation
  • Quality Improvement
  • Questionnaires
  • Young Adult
Citation (ISO format)
HALLER, Guy Serge Antoine et al. Collaborative quality improvement to manage pain in acute care hospitals. In: Pain medicine, 2011, vol. 12, n° 1, p. 138–147. doi: 10.1111/j.1526-4637.2010.01020.x
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ISSN of the journal1526-2375

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