A formal, documented review of a completed item (document or program) to ensure that it meets appropriate standards as defined in the Quality Plan.
an independent review of a firm's auditing practices
A Quality Review is a quality checking technique with a specific structure, defined roles and procedure designed to ensure a document's completeness and adherence to standards. The participants are drawn from those with an interest in the product and those with the necessary skills to review its correctness. An example of the checks made by a Quality Review is: ‘Does the document match the quality criteria in the Product Description?'