Chapter 15. Clinical Governance

  1. Nicola Thomas RN, BSc (Hons), PG Dip (Education), MA1,2
  1. Anne M. Keogh

Published Online: 10 MAR 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470693995.ch15

Advanced Renal Care

Advanced Renal Care

How to Cite

Keogh, A. M. (2004) Clinical Governance, in Advanced Renal Care (ed N. Thomas), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470693995.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Research Lead Nurse, SW Thames Renal and Transplantation Unit, St. Helier Hospital, Carshalton, Surrey

  2. 2

    Senior Lecturer, City University, London

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 10 MAR 2008
  2. Published Print: 23 JUN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405109338

Online ISBN: 9780470693995



  • clinical governance;
  • health service;
  • care delivery;
  • risk management;
  • human resource management


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Clinical Governance and High-Quality Care

  • The Challenge of Clinical Governance Implementation

  • Professional Audit

  • Applying Clinical Governance in Nephrology Practice

  • Summary