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Abstracts for Ultrasound and ED Systems, Free Paper Session, Thursday 17 September 12.00–12.45, Pippard Lecture Theatre
How does the management of an emergency department influence performance?
  1. S. Mason,
  2. A. Carter,
  3. T. Locker
  1. University of Sheffield

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    The introduction of targets within emergency medicine has led to numerous changes in the way care is delivered in the UK. These changes are largely based on local priorities and demands rather than evidence. However, staff within emergency departments (ED) do not operate in silos, but depend on strong relationships across organisational and professional boundaries to achieve their goals. This study …

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