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International Journal of Health Care Quality Assurance

ISSN: 0952-6862

Online from: 1988

Subject Area: Health Care Management/Healthcare

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Volume 25 issue 1

Published: 2012, Start page: p6

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17010170 Clinical waste incinerators in Cameroon – a case study
Peter Ikome Kuwoh Mochungong, Gabriel Gulis, Morten Sodemann (pp. 6 - 18)
Keywords: Cameroon, Clinical waste, Disposal, Environment, Environmental management, Heavy metals, Incinerators
Article type: Case study
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17010171 Factors relating to doctors' desire to change hospitals in Japan
Ken Kato, Kazunobu Yamauchi, Makoto Miyaji, Nakako Fujiwara, Kimiko Katsuyama, Hiroshi Amano, Santaro Kobayashi, Michio Naito, Yasunori Maki, Hirohisa Kawahara, Mitsuaki Maseki, Yoshio Senoo (pp. 19 - 40)
Keywords: Careers, Doctor turnover, Hospital management, Japan, Job satisfaction, Work hours
Article type: Research paper
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17010172 Valproate in acute mania: is our practice evidence based?
Kamini Vasudev, Anna Mead, Karine Macritchie, Allan H. Young (pp. 41 - 52)
Keywords: Auditing guidelines, Bipolar disorder, Clinical audit, Drug administration, Evidence-based guidelines, Mania, United Kingdom, Valproate
Article type: Research paper
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17010173 A quality control application in healthcare management using experimental design criteria
Mehmet Savsar, Moiedh M. Al-Ajmi (pp. 53 - 63)
Keywords: Decision making, Health care, Kuwait, Quality improvement, Quality management
Article type: Research paper
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17010174 Oral cancer prevention and early detection: Knowledge and practice among Saudi Arabian healthcare practitioners
Louay Jaber, Sami Shaban, Deema Hariri (pp. 64 - 74)
Keywords: Cancer, Detection, Health care, Oral cancer, Prevention, Saudi Arabia
Article type: Research paper
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17010175 The two-week rule for suspected colorectal cancer: Patient experience and psychological impact
Nenna Ndukwe, David W. Borowski, Angela Lee, Anne Orr, Sarah Dexter-Smith, Anil K. Agarwal (pp. 75 - 85)
Keywords: Cancer, Colorectal cancer, Health care, Patient satisfaction and perception, Service delivery, United Kingdom, Waiting time
Article type: Research paper
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17010188 Heart Diseases in Children: A Pediatrician’s Guide
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17010185 United Kingdom - General medical council chief calls for greater focus on delivery of care
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Editorial

17010176 Editorial
Keith Hurst
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