Stephen M. Shortell, PhD, MPH; William A. Peck, MD
Note: Dr. Shortell was the chair and Dr. Peck was a member of the IOM Subcommittee on Evaluating the QIO Program.
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Shortell SM, Peck WA. Enhancing the Potential of Quality Improvement Organizations To Improve Quality of Care. Ann Intern Med. 2006;145:388–389. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-145-5-200609050-00138
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2006;145(5):388-389.
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