Descriptor English: Benchmarking
Descriptor Spanish: Benchmarking
Descriptor Benchmarking
Entry term(s) comparación referencial
evaluación comparativa
evaluación comparativa en atención a la salud
marcas de referencia
puntos de referencia
Scope note: Método para medir el funcionamiento en comparación con patrones establecidos de mejor práctica.
Descriptor Portuguese: Benchmarking
Descriptor French: Référenciation
Entry term(s): Analysis, Best Practice
Benchmarking, Health Care
Benchmarking, Healthcare
Best Practice Analysis
Health Care Benchmarking
Healthcare Benchmarking
Tree number(s): N04.452.500.150
RDF Unique Identifier:
Scope note: Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ES ethics
HI history
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
Public MeSH Note: 98
History Note: 98
Related: Quality Indicators, Health Care MeSH
DeCS ID: 33549
Unique ID: D019985
NLM Classification: W 84.4
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Date Established: 1998/01/01
Date of Entry: 1997/06/20
Revision Date: 2019/05/30
Benchmarking - Preferred
Concept UI M0029693
Scope note Method of measuring performance against established standards of best practice.
Preferred term Benchmarking
Entry term(s) Analysis, Best Practice
Best Practice Analysis
Benchmarking, Health Care - Narrower
Concept UI M0029692
Preferred term Benchmarking, Health Care
Entry term(s) Benchmarking, Healthcare
Health Care Benchmarking
Healthcare Benchmarking
Benchmarks - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000647922
Preferred term Benchmarks
Entry term(s) Benchmark

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