Six Sigma: Closed-loop
Title: Six Sigma: Closed-loop
Author: Alan H. Morris
Keywords/Main Subjects: Six sigma; Medical errors; Quality control; Medical decision making; Glaucoma
Brief Description: This presentation is an extensive review of the complexity of medical decision making and potential errors. It discusses the goal of driving unfavorable outcomes in clinical environments to zero and the inherent obstacles to this goal. Glaucoma management is one of the specific examples discussed. Multiple studies are discussed. Suggestions of how to create protocols to reduce error are presented.
Series: Moran Eye Center Grand Rounds