Home Journal of Improvement Science ISSN 2054-6629

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Rank Author(s) Title Year Vol Pages Status Abstract
1Ingham P et al.Sutton Coldfield Unplanned Admission Avoidance in the Elderly Project20173926Published
2Fullerton K.Theory of Constraints and 6M Design® Applied to a Virtual Scenario20174126Published
3Pudney D.Removing Chaos within an Outpatient Clinic Setting20174218Published
4Parmar J.Improving the Delivery Model for Chemotherapy as Part of a Stream-level Service Redesign using 6M Design®. Part 4: Scheduling of Patients on the Chemotherapy Day Unit20174327Published
5Dodds S.Learning Anti-Chaos Design in Emergency Flow20163214Published
6Davidge M.Calming the Clinic – Part 1: Diagnosing the Problem20164017Published
7Cook S et al.Development of a New Balanced Evaluation Framework for Service Improvement20174412Published
8Simcox J.Intervening into Personal and Organisational Systems by Powerfully Leading and Wisely Managing20162928Published
9Jones C.Improving the Delivery Model for Chemotherapy as part of a Stream-Level Service Redesign using 6M Design®. Part 3: Authorisation and Blood Bikes20163731Published
10Dodds S.Seven-Day versus Five-Day Flow-Capacity20152430Published
11Silvester K.Learning with the Labs20152230Published
12Jones C.Maintaining the Momentum of Medicines: A Pharmacy Service Redesign Using the A3 Problem Solving Process as a Remedy for the Ills of Patient Flow20152040Published
13Jones C.Improving the Delivery Model for Chemotherapy as part of a Stream-Level Service Redesign using 6M Design®. Part 2: Phlebotomy20163123Published
14Dodds S et al.The Emergency Pathway Horned Gaussian2012114Published
15Bradley D.Investigating Fractured Flow from Orthopaedics to Rehabilitation20162816Published
16Simcox J.Is Your Improvement Continu-ous Or Continu-al?20163312Published
17Jones C.Improving the Delivery of Chemotherapy as part of a Stream-level Service Redesign using 6M Design®. Part 1: Manufacturing 20162717Published
18Silvester K.Diagnosing the Flow Constraint in an Endoscopy Service. Part 1: Recognising and Avoiding the Data Query Trap20163822Published
19Simcox J.Managerial Leadership: Five Action-logics Viewed via Two Developmental Lenses20163021Published
20Dodds S et al.Theatre Productivity Improvement using 6M Design®2013820Published
21Dodds S.A Study of the Relative Value of Different Time-Series Charts for Proactive Process Monitoring2012315Published
22Pirie E.Personal Experience of Learning Improvement Science and Application of this to a Fracture Clinic Example 20152314Published
23Simcox J et al.Good Science, an antidote to Ben Goldacre’s “bad science”20152128Published
24Dodds S.A Case Study of a Successful One-Stop Clinic Schedule Design using Formal Methods 2012613Published
25Debenham P.Improving Clinical Team Briefing using 6M Design®20152518Published
26Silvester K.Implementing Endoscopy Pre-Assessment: Part 220163619Published
27Dodds S.A Case Study of Improvement in the Quality and Productivity of a Surgical Service20131111Published
28Wikner M.Quality Improvement in Anaesthesia and Analgesia for Total Knee Arthroplasty using 6M Design®20151923Published
29Dodds S.A Study of Productivity Improvement Tactics using a Two-Stream Production System Model2012418Published
30Pope R.Implementing Endoscopy Pre-Assessment: Part 120163517Published
31Kidd P.SafeMedsNow. Delivering a more Effective and Productive System for Medicines-use in a Tertiary Teaching Hospital using 6M Design®20152629Published
32Churchman W.A Study into Pupil Waiting Times at an Immunisation Session in School20163416Published
33Dodds S.A Case Study of Reducing Surgical Site Infection (SSI) using a Bundle of Care Model and the Science of Improvement Method20141824Published
34Dodds S.A Case Study of Using Time-Series Analysis to Detect Positive Deviance2012714Published
35Dodds S.A Clinical Study of the Effect of Communication Process Improvement on the Outcome and Cost of Community Wound Care201227Published
36Simcox J.An Information System for the Self-Managing Patient20131432Published
37Dodds S.Community Wound Care Service Improvement Guided by a Whole System Simulation Model2012514Published
38Simcox J.Commissioning for Efficacious Outcomes20131513Published
39Roberts H et al.Finding the Constraints in an Ophthalmology Clinic20174521Published

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