Forms of better care

World Health Forum. 1998;19(2):201-4.


The introduction of forms called critical care pathways into the paediatric unit of a hospital in Malawi has strengthened teamwork and helped to increase the efficiency with which resources are employed. They serve the dual function of indicating good management and providing an opportunity to note actions and potential progress.

Publication types

  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't

MeSH terms

  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Critical Pathways / organization & administration*
  • Hospital Units
  • Hospitals, Teaching / organization & administration*
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Patient Care Team
  • Pediatrics / organization & administration*
  • Surveys and Questionnaires