Added value of involving patients in the first step of multidisciplinary guideline development: a qualitative interview study among infertile patients
This study explores whether patients should be involved in the Clinical Practice Guideline development process.
A mixed-methods study of the causes and impact of poor teamwork between junior doctors and nurses
O'Connor et al investigate the relationship between junior doctors and nurses, inparticular focusing on whether poor teamwork impacts patient care.
33rd ISQua Conference 2016 - web collection
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The Reizenstein Award is awarded annually, in honour of Peter Reizenstein, recognizing the work of the authors who submit papers to International Journal for Quality in Health Care. The Prize is £500.00 and a certificate which are presented to the winning author at ISQua’s International Conference.
Peter Reizenstein was the first President of the International Society for Quality Assurance in Health Care (ISQA) which was a precursor to the International Society for Quality in Health Care (ISQua) of which Peter was also a founding member. He was also Foundation Editor of the International Journal for Quality in Health Care.
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Higher Impact, Greater Influence
The International Journal for Quality in Health Care 2015 Impact Factor: 2.545
2016 Journal Citation Reports® (Thomson Reuters, 2016)
Making it 12th in the SSI: Health Policy & Services category.
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