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Journal Article (Refereed)
February 2006

Clinical Governance: applying theory to practice

Braine, M 2006, 'Clinical Governance: applying theory to practice', -Nursing Standard , Vol 20 Issue 20 , pp.56-65 .


Although clinical governance in nursing is seen as an important focus in modern health care it is often perceived as an abstract concept. This article offers an opportunity to reflect upon every day practice and relate it to the key components of clinical governance. These key components along with the underpinning foundations are explained and the conclusion stresses how the process should be seen as an opportunity to improve upon care delivery not as an imposition




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Journal Name
-Nursing Standard

Vol 20 Issue 20

56-65 .