Journal Article

Are the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality obstetric trauma indicators valid measures of hospital safety?

Grobman WA, Feinglass J, Murthy S. American journal of obstetrics and gynecology. 2006;195:868-74.

The authors analyzed obstetric trauma data and found that trauma was significantly associated with patient and hospital factors. They conclude that risk of obstetric trauma is not a good indicator of patient safety.