Author in the Room: All-or-None Measurement

April 2006 Author in the Room® Teleconference


Authors: Donald Berwick, MD, MPP, FRCP, and Thomas Nolan, PhD


Article: "All-or-None Measurement Raises the Bar on Performance"

Summary Points:
  • All-or-none measurement more closely reflects the interests and likely desires of patients than other approaches to measurement such as composite or item-by-item.
  • All-or-none measurement forces a system perspective.
  • All-or-none measurement offers a more sensitive scale for assessing improvements.
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