It seems that there is a viable solution. Medical and non-medical testing and calibration laboratories can be improved through quality assessment. In our own recent examination, 75 percent of laboratories that were correcting proficiency testing error found system errors that impacted on their routine testing.
"All credible journals need to develop a quality assessment strategy for all manuscript reviewers."
Saving Science: The Argument for Quality Assurance
Source: Making Medical Laboratory Quality Relevant
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Art and Science of Laboratory Medicine