Global spectrum of quality assurance in the provision of dialysis

  • Robert Allen
Part of the Developments in Nephrology book series (DINE, volume 39)


The term spectrum can be defined as a continuous range which extends to opposite extremes. With this is mind, it is not surprising to note if one were to examine the global spectrum of quality in the field of dialysis, they would discover the range of quality is as broad and diverse as the cultural differences between the various nations and their inhabitants. Certainly, it is important to define and understand what quality is before it can be examined which in itself creates another dilemma as quality is interpreted differently by everyone.


Renal Replacement Therapy Serum Albumin Level ESRD Patient Continuous Quality Improvement Healthcare Team 
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