Skip to main content
Study

The use of "lives saved" measures in nurse staffing and patient safety research: statistical considerations.

Diya L, Van den Heede K, Sermeus W, et al. The use of "lives saved" measures in nurse staffing and patient safety research: statistical considerations. Nurs Res. 2011;60(2):100-6. doi:10.1097/NNR.0b013e3182097845.

Save
Print
March 30, 2011
Diya L, Van den Heede K, Sermeus W, et al. Nurs Res. 2011;60(2):100-6.

Many patient safety studies estimate lives saved to quantify the effect of safety interventions. This article enumerates the statistical techniques needed to derive accurate estimates of mortality benefits.

Save
Print
Cite
Citation

Diya L, Van den Heede K, Sermeus W, et al. The use of "lives saved" measures in nurse staffing and patient safety research: statistical considerations. Nurs Res. 2011;60(2):100-6. doi:10.1097/NNR.0b013e3182097845.

Related Resources