Comment on: Evidence or instinct?
The answer to this age old question is rooted in the debate about whether you think nursing is an art or science. It is further influenced by the disciplinary culture of the unit or ward and senior staff.
I would be surprised if anybody else is surprised by this finding. The cutbacks in frontline staff in the NHS are becoming increasingly difficult to manage and care standards are inevitably falling as the remaining staff struggle to cope with workloads.