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critical path

n
the sequence of stages of a project requiring the longest time
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critical path

nkritischer Pfad; critical path analysiskritische Pfadanalyse
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Researchers in an Australian study considered a range of outcomes for their randomised controlled trial of a clinical pathway for hip and knee arthroplasty.
If a chief information officer has never been to the ward or looked at a clinical pathway and understood the struggles, that's a bad place to be.
It was, therefore, recognised by our local renal and ED teams that a clinical pathway is needed to reduce the time that a patient presenting to ED with peritonitis receives their first dose of antibiotics.
In this paper we elaborate a method for clinical pathway analysis with process mining techniques.
In this regard the company has requested a meeting with US health authorities to discuss the regulatory and clinical pathway for the product in the US market.
HART intends to begin discussions with the FDA and EU regulatory authorities in the near future regarding the clinical pathway necessary to bring this new therapeutic approach to a wider range of patients in need of a trachea transplant.
HART intends to begin discussions with the FDA and EU regulatory authorities regarding the clinical pathway necessary to bring this therapeutic approach to a wider range of patients in need of a trachea transplant.
Prof Ian Lewis, chairman of the children's clinical pathway group at NHS Yorkshire and the Humber, said: "We need to improve our services to ensure that children with asthma receive the very best care and enjoy a normal childhood." Research by Asthma UK shows that many children miss out on school and extracurricular activities because of asthma.
Our organization has a strong history of promoting evidence-based practice, beginning with the creation of corporate clinical pathways, decision support tools, and order sets, which led to the publishing of Clinical Pathway Care Improves Outcomes among Patients Hospitalized for Community-acquired Pneumonia (Hauck, Adler, & Mulla, 2004).
In your report of Lord Darzi's visit you mentioned a Dr Peter Kelly, pictured, who is apparently 'lead chair' for the North East clinical pathway groups.
Mastership is achieved by accruing 400 credit hours in specific subject categories with an emphasis on new technology in dentistry for the clinical pathway or detailed organizational subjects for the business pathway.
The introduction of the generic clinical pathway yielded positive results with the sample group maintaining functional status and independence post discharge.

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