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Characteristics of healthcare organisations struggling to improve quality: results from a systematic review of qualitative studies

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  • Valerie M Vaughn Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sanjay Saint Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Sarah L Krein Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jane H Forman Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jennifer Meddings Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Departmentof Pediatrics and Communicable Diseases, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Jessica Ameling Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Suzanne Winter Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Whitney Townsend Taubman Health Sciences Library, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  • Vineet Chopra Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Center for Clinical Management Research, Veterans Affairs Ann Arbor Healthcare System, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA Patient Safety Enhancement Program, Ann Arbor Veterans Affairs Medical Center/University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA PubMed articlesGoogle scholar articles
  1. Correspondence to Dr Valerie M Vaughn, Internal Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA; valmv{at}umich.edu
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Vaughn VM, Saint S, Krein SL, et al
Characteristics of healthcare organisations struggling to improve quality: results from a systematic review of qualitative studies

Publication history

  • Received November 3, 2017
  • Revised June 11, 2018
  • Accepted June 24, 2018
  • First published July 25, 2018.
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December 31, 2018

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