Atul Gawande Hospital Case Study

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A paper co-authored by Atul Gawande, examined how the hospital board and management related to the overall quality of the hospital. Thomas et al. (1306) looked at 103 hospitals in the United Stats and England. Surveys were filled out by workers at the hospital that ranked the hospital’s management and board and then examine the hospital’s performance. The study showed that the effectiveness of the board and management are closely related in hospitals, and that a better management leads to higher quality hospitals (Thomas et al.1309)
A journal article that was co-authored by Nancy Rothwell discussed the role of interleukin (IL-1) in inflammation of the brain leading to injury of the central nervous system (CNS) and disease. IL-1 is a cytokine
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