No impact from active dissemination of the Ottawa Ankle Rules: further evidence of the need for local implementation of practice guidelines

Cameron,[a], Cathy; Naylor,[a,b,c], C. David
April 1999
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;4/20/99, Vol. 160 Issue 8, p1165
Academic Journal
Analyzes the impact of educational intervention on the adherence of hospitals to the Ottawa Ankle Rules in Ontario, Canada. Need for local implementation of practice guidelines; Impact of active and passive dissemination of clinical guidelines; Use of radiography in diagnosing for acute ankle injury.


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