TITLE

Strategies to cut time for spinal injections

PUB. DATE
January 2011
SOURCE
Same-Day Surgery;Jan2011, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p10
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on eight strategies for reducing the time of spinal injections that were developed following research which was conducted by a not-for-profit subsidiary of the Accreditation Association for Ambulatory Health Care (AAAHC) called the AAAHC Institute for Quality Improvement.
ACCESSION #
56942885

 

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