Fine balance between pragmatism and rigidness in system approaches to acute care

Roland, D, Rowland, A ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0001-9564-0032, Cotterill, S, Heal, C, Woby, S, Garratt, N, Brown, S and Long, AJ ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-2726-8798 2019, 'Fine balance between pragmatism and rigidness in system approaches to acute care' , British Medical Journal (BMJ), 367 .

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Abstract

Reluctance of the Royal College of General Practitioners to endorse NEWS2 (the second iteration of the national early warning score) has surprised some and been supported by others.1 This dichotomy over what seems to be a proved safety measure shows the fine balance between pragmatism and rigidness in system approaches to acute care.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Health and Society > Centre for Applied Research in Health, Welfare and Policy
Journal or Publication Title: British Medical Journal (BMJ)
Publisher: BMJ Publishing Group
ISSN: 0959-8138
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Funders: National Institute for Health Research
Depositing User: Professor Andrew G Rowland
Date Deposited: 06 Nov 2019 13:37
Last Modified: 17 Jan 2020 16:47
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/52932

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