M. J. Hernandez-Navarrete's research while affiliated with Hospital Universitario Miguel Servet and other places

Publications (10)

Article
The aim of this study was to determine the trends in yearly vaccination coverage in healthcare workers. Cross-sectional epidemiological study over fifteen seasons (1990-2005). Overall vaccination coverage and coverage by professional category was estimated annually. The chi-square test and Mantel-Haenszel test for linear trend were used for the sta...
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The surgical-site infection (SSI) is a complication of colorectal neoplasia surgery. The objectives of the study were to identify the SSI risk factors associated with colon surgery and to describe a strategy of quality improvement using surgical-site rates. Prospective cohort study of in-patients undergoing neoplasia colorectal surgery between 1st...

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... Desde la seguridad del paciente 1,2 a la mejora de procesos de atenció n 3 , se encuentran numerosos elementos de la gestió n de calidad que los servicios de cirugía han adaptado rá pidamente con el objetivo de mejorar su actividad profesional. El desarrollo de instrumentos para benchmarking y el aprendizaje comparativo se ha propuesto como motor de mejora dentro de la especialidad 4 . Sin embargo, a pesar de la existencia de indicadores que potencialmente podrían ser ú tiles para este fin 5-7 , en cirugía aú n son escasas las experiencias de comparació n entre servicios hospitalarios. ...
... Furthermore, 57 studies (46%) implemented protocols, pathways, and policies to improve adoption of prevention measures. 31,34,[39][40][41]43,46,53,[55][56][57][58]61,65,69,74,75,78,79,81,83,85,87,89,94,95,100,[102][103][104]107,109,113,[121][122][123]127,130,131,136,[143][144][145][150][151][152]154 In addition, 43 studies combined measures into a "bundle" of care practices. 33,40,42,43,46,47,53,54,59,61,66,68,69,75,78,79,[83][84][85][86][87]96,[98][99][100]105,107,108,110,112,113,115,116,118,121,135,137,139,140,146,155 In 1 study, SSI were reduced rates by serially introducing a care bundle for cesarean section at a large community hospital. ...