Original Publication Date: 1 March, 2014
Publication / Source: Future Oncology
Authors: Mark D Hurwitz & Adam P Dicker
Quality is gaining increased attention in medicine including oncology. This heightened focus on quality is long overdue, as noted by the Institute of Medicine over a decade ago. Unfortunately, medical practice including the numerous disciplines of oncology continues to fall short of its ‘quality frontier’, an analogous concept to the productivity frontier in business.