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Literature review

Literature review and recommendations to inform a urinary catheter insertion quality improvement tool

Published on 03 December 2018

From: Antimicrobial Resistance and Healthcare Associated Infection Scotland

Presents a review of the evidence to inform the content of HAI related quality improvement tools for NHSScotland.



Literature critique summary and presentation of key recommendations to inform HAI quality improvement tools, based around a framework that evaluates these against the health impact, contribution and expert opinion/practical application. It is advised that the key recommendations listed here and summarised in Appendix 5 are considered for application into practice as supported by quality improvement tools including care bundles.

Disclaimer: Documents published before 16 March 2020 were produced by Health Protection Scotland (HPS).