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The quality and safety of emergency care practitioner care
  1. P Coleman,
  2. R O’Hara,
  3. S Mason,
  4. C O’Keeffe
  1. University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK

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    An emergency care practitioner (ECP) is a relatively new type of health care provider deployed in different health care settings. Little is known about the safety and quality of care provided by ECPs so as part of a multi-centre workforce evaluation of ECPs, we compared the care provided by ECPs in five “intervention” sites with the care provided by the usual providers (eg …

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