practical approach to quality improvement

by Karen Parsley

Publisher: Chapman & Hall, Publisher: Distributed in the USA and Canada by Singular Pub. Group in London, New York, San Diego, Calif

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Places:

  • Great Britain,
  • Great Britain.

Subjects:

  • Nursing -- Quality control,
  • Nursing -- Great Britain -- Quality control,
  • Total quality management -- Great Britain,
  • Quality Assurance, Health Care -- organization & administration -- Great Britain,
  • Nursing Audit -- organization & administration -- Great Britain,
  • Nursing Process -- organization & administration -- Great Britain

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

StatementKaren Parsley and Philomena Corrigan.
ContributionsCorrigan, Philomena.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRT85.5 .P35 1993
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1425318M
ISBN 100412483602, 1565932366
LC Control Number93036305

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