Source: BMJ Quality and Safety, 2014, [published online first:10 November 2014] ,
Date of publication: 10 November 2014
Publication type: Journal article
In a nutshell: The U.S. Institute for Health Improvement has been leading the Project JOINTS initiative to improve the uptake of three evidence-based surgical-site-infection reduction practices in hip and knee replacements. This article concludes that greater adherence to quality improvement (QI) methods and active hospital engagement in a QI campaign, facilitate adoption of evidence-based patient safety bundles in orthopaedic surgery.
.Length of publication: 10 pages
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Acknowledgement: NHS Improvement Projects