The Role of Technical Quality Control in Histology LaboratoriesZuhair M Mohammedsaleh1,2*
- *Corresponding Author:
- Zuhair Mohammedsaleh
Faculty of Medicine
Nursing and Health Sciences
Monash University, Victoria, Australia
Tel: 61 3 9905 4000
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Received Date: February 28, 2014; Accepted Date: May 26, 2014; Published Date: May 28, 2014
Citation: Mohammedsaleh ZM (2014) The Role of Technical Quality Control in Histology Laboratories. J Cytol Histol 5:264. doi:10.4172/2157-7099.1000264
Copyright: © 2014 Mohammedsaleh ZM. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
The importance of laboratories cannot be gainsaid as far as the health of any country is concerned. This is especially considering that laboratories have a bearing on the accuracy of research carried out on varied ailments, as well as the effectiveness of any remedial substance. Of course, there are numerous categories of laboratories with histology laboratories coming as some of the most fundamental. Histology laboratories come with a number of distinctive characteristics that can only be comprehended through comparing the laboratories with other areas of medical laboratories. Nevertheless, they also have to ensure the efficacy and integrity of their results. This underlines the importance of quality control in histology laboratories. Quality control underlines a system pertaining to routine technical activities that are aimed at developing and controlling the quality and accuracy of inventory while it is being developed. This system comes up with consistent and routine checks that identify and address omissions and errors, safeguard the integrity, completeness and correctness of data, while also recording all quality control activities. This Review Article examines the role of quality control in histology laboratories. It examines the varied aspects of quality management including risk identification, risk analysis and risk elimination. On the same note, it examines the convergence between quality management and quality assurance while paying close attention to the role of technical quality control in histology laboratories.