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Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Care

Volume 2: Quality Improvement and Patient Safety

Editors: Barach, P., Jacobs, J., Lipshultz, S.E., Laussen, P. (Eds.)

  • Novel approach looking at clinical issues
  • Includes detailed review of best practices in congenital heart disease
  • Highly informative for all who treat pediatric cardiac disease
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About this book

There are growing questions regarding the safety, quality, risk management, and costs of PCC teams, their training and preparedness, and their implications on the welfare of patients and families. This innovative book, authored by an international authorship, will highlight the best practices in improving survival while paving a roadmap for the expected changes in the next 10 years as healthcare undergoes major transformation and reform. An invited group of experts in the field will participate in this project to provide the timeliest and informative approaches to how to deal with this global health challenge. The book will be indispensable to all who treat pediatric cardiac disease and will provide important information about managing the risk of patients with pediatric and congenital cardiac disease in the three domains of: the analysis of outcomes, the improvement of quality, and the safety of patients.

Table of contents (36 chapters)

  • Introduction

    Barach, Paul R., BSc, MD, MPH (et al.)

    Pages 1-6

  • Selection, Training and Mentoring of Cardiac Surgeons

    Ungerleider, Ross M. (et al.)

    Pages 9-38

  • Improving Pediatric Cardiac Care with Continuous Quality Improvement Methods and Tools

    Johnson, Julie K. (et al.)

    Pages 39-50

  • Quality Improvement in Pediatric Cardiology: The National Pediatric Cardiology Quality Improvement Collaborative

    Anderson, Jeffrey B., MD, MPH (et al.)

    Pages 51-67

  • Teams, Team Training, and the Role of Simulation

    Barach, Paul R., BSc, MD, MPH (et al.)

    Pages 69-90

Buy this book

eBook $139.00
price for USA in USD (gross)
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-6566-8
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: EPUB, PDF
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $169.99
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-6565-1
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
Softcover $179.00
price for USA in USD
  • ISBN 978-1-4471-7033-4
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Pediatric and Congenital Cardiac Care
Book Subtitle
Volume 2: Quality Improvement and Patient Safety
Editors
  • Paul Barach
  • Jeffery Jacobs
  • Steven E. Lipshultz
  • Peter Laussen
Copyright
2015
Publisher
Springer-Verlag London
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag London
eBook ISBN
978-1-4471-6566-8
DOI
10.1007/978-1-4471-6566-8
Hardcover ISBN
978-1-4471-6565-1
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4471-7033-4
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XXII, 456
Number of Illustrations
54 b/w illustrations, 45 illustrations in colour
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