Quality and safety of genetic testing in Australia and New Zealand: A review of the current regulatory framework
journal contributionposted on 2023-05-18, 05:31 authored by Goold, IL, Pearn, A, Silvana BettiolSilvana Bettiol, Ballantyne, A
This paper provides an overview of the regulation of quality assurance for genetic testing in Australia and New Zealand and outlines the steps currently being taken to critically appraise and improve the regulatory framework in each country. It aims to contextualize this framework within the broader context of quality and patient safety concerns; and to draw together the concerns and recommendations of the various organizations that have been working to improve quality assurance in this area.
Publication titleAustralian Health Review
Department/SchoolTasmanian School of Medicine
PublisherC S I R O Publishing
Place of publicationAustralia
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