Scholarly Publications

Advancing a conceptual model of evidence-based practice implementation in public service sectors

December 2011

Abstract Implementation science is a quickly growing discipline.

The business case for quality improvement: oral anticoagulation for atrial fibrillation

June 2011

Background: The potential to save money within a short time frame provides a more compelling "business case" for quality improvement than merely demonstrating cost-effectiveness.

Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center: Breast Cancer Care in Taiwan

December 2009

Taiwan's Koo Foundation Sun Yat-Sen Cancer Center has developed an integrated, team-based care delivery model for breast cancer care that is being expanded to other cancer types in 2009.

Other Publications

CHP/PCOR Quarterly Update, winter 2006 issue

January 2006

This issue of CHP/PCOR's quarterly newsletter, which covers news from the fall 2005 quarter, includes articles about: a study concluding that the implantable cardioverter defibrillator -- one of...

Physician Performance Measurement: A Proof-of-concept Study of an Efficiency Measurement Methodology

December 2003

The Pacific Business Group on Health (PBGH) Physician Performance Project seeks to promote system change by measuring individual physician quality, efficiency and patient experience.