Journal Article
Review

Systematic review of the application of the plan-do-study-act method to improve quality in healthcare.

Taylor MJ; McNicholas C; Nicolay C; Darzi A; Bell D; Reed JE.

This systematic review of the plan-do-study-act method of quality improvement showed that most studies do not report on the key methodological features of iterative cycles, tests of change, and data use in real time.