IMR Press / RCM / Volume 25 / Issue 2 / DOI: 10.31083/j.rcm2502058
Open Access Opinion
Assessing Quality in Interventional Practice: Identifying Meaningful and Actionable Metrics
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1 Cardiology Section, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94117, USA
*Correspondence: (Lloyd W Klein)
Rev. Cardiovasc. Med. 2024, 25(2), 58;
Submitted: 7 September 2023 | Revised: 24 October 2023 | Accepted: 14 November 2023 | Published: 5 February 2024
Copyright: © 2024 The Author(s). Published by IMR Press.
This is an open access article under the CC BY 4.0 license.

Interventional cardiologists should insist on quality assessment techniques that indisputably reflect the merit of care delivered. Only measurable outcomes and metrics that are modifiable should be identified and collected. An evaluation process should be adopted that genuinely appraises clinical practice, incorporating appropriate benchmarks for comparison.

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