Improvement Insights

FoNS Improvement Insights and Dissemination Series

FoNS Improvement Insights (and Dissemination Series) offer a short summary of the practice development work undertaken by the project teams that FoNS has supported.

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  • Reports are organised by volume.
  • You can search by date, keywords/cloud or alphabetically. To use the keyword/cloud search function, first adjust the volume to ‘all’.
  • 2011 to present: ISSN 2049-1484, 2002 – 2011: ISSN 1478-4106



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Project Title Keywords Volume
‘More than a sitter’: a practice development project on special observation in acute general hospital care Acute care, delirium, dementia, special observation Volume Number: 12
A quality review of a specialist multidisciplinary service caring for people with long-term neurological conditions/spasticity Emotional touchpoints, intrathecal baclofen, reflection, spasticity Volume Number: 12
Developing the integrated delivery of family intervention within community mental health teams for people with psychosis: a pilot project CMHT, family intervention, psychosis, realist evaluation, schizophrenia Volume Number: 12
Developing, implementing and evaluating a catheter passport Empowerment, focus groups, passport, urinary catheter Volume Number: 12
Evaluation of a trustwide nurse-led advice line for service users with rheumatological conditions Evaluation, nurse-led service, rheumatology, telephone advice line Volume Number: 12
Exploring stakeholders’ perceptions of teenage and young adult cancer ambulatory care Ambulatory care, cancer, empowerment, teenagers and young adults Volume Number: 12
Improving care and accountability in a busy emergency department through the use of intentional rounding: the journey so far Accountability, emergency department, intentional rounding, patient experience, safety, staff satisfaction Volume Number: 12
Improving the patient experience of toileting and management of postoperative urinary retention following elective hip and knee replacement surgery: an evidence-based approach Catheters, elective orthopaedic surgery, evidence-based practice, patient experience, urinary retention Volume Number: 12
Neonatal action research: a new intubation approach Intubation, special care baby unit, neonatal Volume Number: 12
Non-medical management of breathlessness Breathlessness, lung disease, non-medical interventions Volume Number: 12