Clinical Governance: An International Journal: Volume 14 Issue 2


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Determinants of patient satisfaction survey in a gastrointestinal endoscopy service

Francesco Scotto, Antonella De Ceglie, Vito Guerra, Giovanni Misciagna, Antonio Pellecchia

The principal aim of this study is to assess the determinants of patient satisfaction in a gastrointestinal (GI) endoscopy service.

Sense making of clinical governance at different levels in NHS hospital trusts

Chandra Som

The purpose of this paper is to contribute to the current debate on the implementation of clinical governance by exploring the understanding of clinical governance at…

Benchmarking impact on elderly admissions following CRHTT intervention

Khurram Sadiq, Andrea Chapman, Prem Mahadun

The aim of this study is to benchmark the impact of the Crisis Resolution Home Treatment Team (CRHTT) on the elderly admission rate as well as the duration of admission

Lithium monitoring: should tracking prescriptions be implemented to improve outcome?: An evaluation of potential practice change

Fiona Jane Thompson, Claire Dibben, Peter Watson, Neil Hunt

This study seeks to compare rates of blood lithium monitoring with rates of lithium prescription collection in order to evaluate whether identifying patients with low…

Orthopaedic shoulder clinic diagnosis and treatment plan audit

Helen Oakes

The orthopaedic consultants at East Kent Hospitals NHS Trust had questioned whether the Extended Scope Practitioners (ESPs) and consultants were forming a comparable…

PAHS: a Nepali project with international implications

Carol‐Ann Courneya, David Dunne

The purpose of this paper is to describe the Patan Academy of Health Sciences (PAHS), an initiative for rural medical education in Nepal, and show its implications for…

Adverse events in five surgical procedures

Ashley Kable, Robert Gibberd, Allan Spigelman

The purpose of this study is to measure the adverse event rates for five elective surgical procedures: transurethral resection of prostate, cholecystectomy, hysterectomy…



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