Quality standards in drug and medical information departments

Sadia Khan (Royal Pharmaceutical Society, 1 Lambeth High St, London SE1 7JN)
David Bawden (Department of Information Science, City University, Northampton Square, London EC1V 0HB)

Aslib Proceedings

ISSN: 0001-253X

Publication date: 1 May 2000

Abstract

Quality standards in the enquiry answering function of health service drug information units and of pharmaceutical industry medical information departments are studied by an interview/questionnaire survey. Factors examined include the use of standardised and documented procedures, adherence to published guidelines, methods of evaluating quality, and the impact of ISO 9000 certification.

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Khan, S. and Bawden, D. (2000), "Quality standards in drug and medical information departments", Aslib Proceedings, Vol. 52 No. 4, pp. 134-142. https://doi.org/10.1108/EUM0000000007008

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MCB UP Ltd

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