Table 2

Proportion of Patients Receiving QI Concordant Care by Setting of Care

Quality Indicator

All N = 311

Neurology only N = 203

Shared care N = 77

Primary Care Only N = 31


Evaluation of First Seizure

QI 1.

22/65 = 33.85%

11/45 = 24.44%

10/16 = 62.5%

1/4 = 25%

QI 2.

25/65 = 38.46%

18/45 = 40%

7/16 = 43.75%

0/4 = 0%

QI 3.

17/21 = 80.95%

12/16 = 75%

3/3 = 100%

2/2 = 100%

Initial Treatment of Epilepsy

QI 4.

29/65 = 44.62%

21/45 = 46.67%

8/16 = 50%

0/4 = 0%

QI 5.

10/65 = 15.38%

5/45 = 11.11%

4/16 = 25%

1/4 = 25%

QI 6.

34/46 = 73.91%

23/31 = 74.19%

10/11 = 90.91%

1/4 = 25%

QI 7.

21/23 = 91.3%

15/15 = 100%

6/6 = 100%

0/2 = 0%

QI 8.

17/64 = 26.56%

12/44 = 27.27%

5/16 = 31.25%

0/4 = 0%

QI 9.

NA

NA

NA

NA

QI 11.

20/31 = 64.52%

12/21 = 57.14%

7/9 = 77.78%

1/1 = 100%

Follow-up/Chronic Disease Care

QI 14.

76/272 = 27.94%

53/176 = 30.11%

23/66 = 34.85%

0/30 = 0%

QI 15.

145/147 = 98.64%

90/90 = 100%

51/51 = 100%

4/6 = 66.67%

QI 16

6/311 = 1.93%

2/203 = 0.99%

4/77 = 5.19%

0/31 = 0%

QI 17.

16/27 = 59.26%

12/19 = 63.16%

4/8 = 50%

QI 18.

69/70 = 98.57%

43/43 = 100%

26/27 = 96.3%

QI 19.

82/132 = 62.12%

50/83 = 60.24%

30/46 = 65.22%

2/3 = 66.67%

QI 20.

142/311 = 45.66%

72/203 = 35.47%

53/77 = 68.83%

17/31 = 54.84%

QI 21.

88/125 = 70.4%

53/73 = 72.6%

22/34 = 64.71%

13/18 = 72.22%

QI 22.

11/14 = 78.57%

6/7 = 85.71%

5/7 = 71.43%

Aspects of Care Specific to Women

QI 23. I

38/111 = 34.23%

24/73 = 32.88%

13/29 = 44.83%

1/9 = 11.11%

QI 24.

1/5 = 20%

0/2 = 0%

1/3 = 33.33%

QI 25.

8/12 = 66.67%

3/6 = 50%

5/5 = 100%


QI number is based on the original QI's reported in Pugh MJ, Berlowitz DR, Montouris G et al. What constitutes high quality of care for adults with epilepsy? Neurology 2007; 69(21):2020-7. QI were not deemed appropriate and necessary (QI 10, 12, 13) are not presented in this paper.

Pugh et al. BMC Health Services Research 2011 11:1   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-11-1

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