Point-of-care tests for infectious diseases: barriers to implementation across three London teaching hospitals
Amaya L Bustinduy, Dakshika Jeyaratnam, Sam Douthwaite, Sarah Tonkin-Crine, Rebecca Shaw, Laura Hyrapetian, Nick Sevdalis, Simon Goldenberg, Elisabeth J Adams, Mike Sharland
Acta Paediatrica | WILEY | Published : 2017
DJ Project received funding from bioMerieux. SD and EA received funding from Enigma Diagnostics. NS' research is funded by the NIHR via the 'Collaboration for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care South London' at King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London, UK. The views expressed are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the NIHR or the Department of Health. Sevdalis is also a member of King's Improvement Science, which is part of the NIHR CLAHRC South London and comprises a specialist team of improvement scientists and senior researchers based at King's College London. Its work is funded by King's Health Partners (Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust, King's College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, King's College London and South London and Maudsley NHS Foundation Trust), Guy's and St Thomas' Charity, the Maudsley Charity and the Health Foundation. The views expressed in this publication are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the NHS, the National Institute for Health Research or the UK Department of Health. NS is also the Director of London Safety and Training Solutions Ltd, which provides quality and safety training and advisory services on a consultancy basis to healthcare organisations globally.