This issue of Pediatric Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Leonard Feld and Shabnam Jain, reviews the topic of Pediatric Quality. The issue opens by examining the case for quality improvement in pediatrics. Approaches to improve pediatric health care, driving children’s healthcare initiatives, and the future of quality on pediatric practice are examined.
By Leonard G. Feld, MD, PhD, MMM, FAAP, Chairman, Department of Pediatrics, Carolinas Medical Center; Chief Medical Officer, Levine Children's Hospital, Charlotte, NC and Shabnam Jain, MD, FAAP