Quality Assurance in the Pathology Laboratory: Forensic, Technical, and Ethical Aspects
Maciej J. Bogusz
Written to improve laboratory work, this volume also examines logistic and legal tools related to quality issues. Authored by researchers long involved with theoretical and practical laboratory activity, the first part concerns selected aspects of quality assurance of quantifiable methods, applied in laboratory medicine and toxicology. In the second part, quality aspects of emerging disciplines – personalized therapy and virtopsy - are discussed. The next chapters present regulatory and logistic instrumentation. A final section considers the quality of professional education at the graduate and postgraduate level in pathology and laboratory medicine.