Analysis of Practice

  • Phil P. Manning
  • Lois Debakey


To profit most from experience, the physician needs some objective means of examining his practice. Practice analysis shows what you are actually doing and provides evidence of deficiencies that need correction. Beverly Payne has found that when clinicians view their practice in the aggregate, as in research participation, “There are compelling observations that lead to significant changes in behavior.”


Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease Typhoid Fever Rheumatic Heart Disease Grand Round Chart Audit 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Phil P. Manning
    • 1
  • Lois Debakey
    • 2
    • 3
  1. 1.School of MedicineUniversity of Southern CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA
  2. 2.Baylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA
  3. 3.New OrleansUSA

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