Luk Bruyneel
Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
Publications 69
#1Wim Tambeur (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 2
#2Pieter Stijnen (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 7
Last.Luk BruyneelH-Index: 15
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Objective To illustrate the development and use of standardised mortality rates (SMRs) as a trigger for quality improvement in a network of 27 hospitals. Design This research was a retrospective observational study. The primary outcome was in-hospital mortality. SMRs were calculated for All Patient Refined—Diagnosis-Related Groups (APR-DRGs) that reflect 80% of the Flemish hospital network mortality. Hospital mortality was modelled using logistic regression. The metrics were communicated to the ...
#1Deborah Seys (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 6
#2Svin Deneckere (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 13
Last.Kris Vanhaecht (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 27
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ABSTRACTThis study evaluates whether the implementation of an in-hospital care pathway (CP) improves interprofessional teamwork across countries and tests whether improved communications (“relation...
#1Daan Aeyels (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 2
#2Luk Bruyneel (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 15
Last.Kris Vanhaecht (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 27
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#1Jeroen Luyten (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 9
#2Luk Bruyneel (Katholieke Universiteit Leuven)H-Index: 15
Last.Albert Jan van Hoek (Lond: University of London)H-Index: 20
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Abstract Background In many regions of the world, vaccine hesitancy has become an important concern to public health. A key part of any effective solution to it is to gain an in-depth understanding of the problem: its scope, who holds hesitant views and for which reasons. Methods We adapt the original 10-item Vaccine Hesitancy Scale (VHS), which targets parental attitudes, to a more generic version that captures general attitudes to vaccination. We use this adapted VHS in a sample of 1402 Britis...