Continuous quality improvement in the clinical setting: enhancing adoption

Qual Manag Health Care. 1992 Fall;1(1):37-44.


Our ability to involve physicians in Continuous Improvement depends on our understanding of (1) professional norms and behaviors, (2) how organizational structures and systems affect physicians, and (3) basic adoption processes within health care organizations and by their professionals.

MeSH terms

  • Management Quality Circles
  • Medical Staff, Hospital / standards*
  • Organizational Innovation
  • Physician's Role*
  • Problem Solving
  • Program Development / methods
  • Total Quality Management / organization & administration*
  • United States