[EpiData-list] charting developments in hospital infections - extension

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Wed Nov 12 17:18:43 CST 2008


Regarding the most recent question to the list on MRSA infections, users 
could read these articles:

Mohammed MA, Worthington P, Woodall WH. Results of a multicentre 
randomised controlled trial of statistical process control charts and 
structured diagnostic tools to reduce ward-acquired meticillin-resistant 
Staphylococcus aureus: the CHART Project.J Hosp Infect. 2008 
Oct;70(2):127-35. Epub 2008 Aug 23.

Curran E, Harper P, Loveday H, Gilmour H, Jones S, Benneyan J, Hood J, 
Pratt R.
Results of a multicentre randomised controlled trial of statistical 
process control charts and structured diagnostic tools to reduce 
ward-acquired meticillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus: the CHART 
Project.J Hosp Infect. 2008 Oct;70(2):127-35. Epub 2008 Aug 23.

Borckardt JJ, Nash MR, Hardesty S, Herbert J, Cooney H, Pelic C.
How unusual are the "unusual events" detected by control chart 
techniques in healthcare settings? J Healthc Qual. 2006 Jul-Aug;28(4):4-9.

regards Jens Lauritsen
EpiData Association




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