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Robert Vallandingham, Zachary Winkelmann, Lindsey Eberman and Kenneth Games

LAS, early recognition and continuity of care over the course of the condition is essential for long-term benefits. 7 In order for quality improvement to occur in clinical practice, there is a need to examine the healthcare strategies deployed at the point of care. 8 Based on the position statement

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Daeshik Kim and Susan Y. Kim

This research study developed an instrument that would serve as an important part of a quality improvement program for sport centers. The developed instrument may be used on an ongoing basis to identify the kinds of services customers want, the level of service they desire, and specific areas requiring managerial attention. An analysis of survey data from sport center users in Korea shows 33 important customer needs that can be classified into 11 distinct dimensions. Using the QUESC instrument, this study found that the performance of Korean sport centers is lagging behind user expectations. Although data was obtained from Korean sport centers, the approach of this Study and most of its findings may be applied to the North American sport center market as well.

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Sara J. Golec and Alison R. Valier

, subsequently, health care costs may be avoided through adoption of clinical practice guidelines. Large, observational research studies are needed to better understand the utilization of clinical practice guidelines for patients with low back pain. In addition, quality improvement work that assists clinicians

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Juliessa M. Pavon, Richard J. Sloane, Carl F. Pieper, Cathleen S. Colón-Emeric, David Gallagher, Harvey J. Cohen, Katherine S. Hall, Miriam C. Morey, Midori McCarty, Thomas L. Ortel and Susan N. Hastings

, August). Preventing hospital-associated venous thromboembolism: A guide for effective quality improvement ( 2nd ed. ). Rockville, MD : Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality . AHRQ Publication No. 16-0001-EF. Mudge , A.M. , McRae , P. , McHugh , K. , Griffin , L. , Hitchen , A. , Walker

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Pooja S. Tandon, Tyler Sasser, Erin S. Gonzalez, Kathryn B. Whitlock, Dimitri A. Christakis and Mark A. Stein

physical activity for adolescents with ADHD . Prev Med Rep . 2017 ; 6 : 210 – 213 . PubMed ID: 28373931 doi:10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.03.003 28373931 10.1016/j.pmedr.2017.03.003 43. Subcommittee on Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder, Steering Committee on Quality Improvement and Management , Wolraich

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Scott W. Cheatham

concussion in sport . Phys Ther Sport . 2017 ; 23 : 123 – 132 . PubMed ID: 27654807 doi:10.1016/j.ptsp.2016.09.006 10.1016/j.ptsp.2016.09.006 27654807 2. Sauers ADL , Sauers EL , Valier ARS . Quality improvement in athletic health care . J Athl Train

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Louise M. Burke and Peter Peeling

:10.1152/japplphysiol.00640.2015 10.1152/japplphysiol.00640.2015 Ioannidis , J.P. , & Lau , J. ( 1999 ). Pooling research results: Benefits and limitations of meta-analysis . The Joint Commission Journal on Quality Improvement, 25 , 462 – 469 . PubMed doi:10.1016/S1070-3241(16)30460-6 10

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Christopher M. McLeod, Haozhou Pu and Joshua I. Newman

particulates and thereby the people; and, because air quality improvements disappeared soon after the Games, it is an imperfect case for understanding how to implement object-oriented politics. Nevertheless, scholars can draw three major implications for future attempts to achieve environmental objectives

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Steriani Elavsky, Lenka Knapova, Adam Klocek and David Smahel

). Fortunately, today, researchers can benefit from numerous efforts to create more theoretically sound intervention content ( Michie, Ashford, et al., 2011 ; Michie, van Stralen, & West, 2011 ) as well as from approaches for continuous quality improvement and optimization of interventions ( Collins, Murphy

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identified to enable and enhance delivery of the National Physical Activity Pathway: 1. National Physical Activity Pathway Infrastructure 2. Education and Workforce Development 3. Activating the Outdoor Estate 4. Creating an Active Workplace. Quality improvement methodologies such as the improvement journey