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Figure 5. Sample Pareto Diagram:�Trauma Nurse and Interruptions (24-Hour Observation)
A Toolkit for Redesign in Health Care: Final Report
Note: This Pareto diagram displays the same trauma nurse's activities during the same 24-hour period illustrated in Figure 4. However, Figure 5 also breaks each bar into the frequency with which a particular activity began and ended. For example, the "attend to patient" bar has 38 components reflecting 38 separate times the nurse attended to a patient. Data in this chart are for illustrative purposes only.
Internet Citation: Figure 5. Sample Pareto Diagram:�Trauma Nurse and Interruptions (24-Hour Observation): A Toolkit for Redesign in Health Care: Final Report.
September 2005. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/toolkit/tkfig5.html
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