Cover: Quality Assurance in Medicine

Quality Assurance in Medicine

Published in: American Behavioral Scientist, v. 27, no. 5, May/June 1984, p. 583 -607

Posted on on January 01, 1984

by Kathleen N. Lohr, Robert H. Brook

The authors describe and reflect on current activities in the field, and focus on three initiatives in quality assurance sponsored by the federal government.

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