outcome measure

outcome measure

a measure of the quality of medical care, the standard against which the end result of the intervention is assessed.
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Course participants were able to boost their knowledge and take a competency examination at the end of the workshop leading to a 'PAAS Guideline Outcome Measure Competency Certificate' with 11 CPD (Continuing Professional Development) points from Qatar Council for Healthcare Practitioners-Accreditation Department.
Additionally, reliability and validity of the outcome measure is essential for it to be successfully incorporated into patient management.
A factsheet has been published by the Department of Health about 'Developing a public health outcome measure for children aged 2-2%, using ASQ-3.
The need for a performance-based outcome measure appropriate for testing servicemembers with major limb amputation(s) was recognized.
The Outcome Measure for Incontinence Treatment (OMIT) was designed to study which outcome measures are used by members of the Society of Urodynamics and Female Urology (SUFU).
However, there are significant limitations regarding what the outcome measure tells us because of confounding influences, for example, psycho-social factors.
So in this first step, create a consistent definition within your facility or agency, using ACA's provided definitions and standards as a guide, to reflect what you are capturing and measuring with each outcome measure.
Reliability, validity and sensitivity to change: The reliability and validity to change of this outcome measure has not been identified.
the primary outcome measure in the cognitive domain was the change in the total score of the SKT test battery, an internationally and cross-culturally validated measure to test cognitive performance in dementia.
Readers who are interested in either learning about a particular outcome measure or in writing a research corner article about a particular outcome measure are encouraged to contact either Susan A.

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