All posts from: July 2013
Article: Opportunistic screening for atrial fibrillation
Article: Using clerical staff to free up ward sister time
Article: Inclusion of dementia in local continence guidance
“Dehydration contributes to poor patient outcomes and can lead to avoidable harm. This article analyses incident reports from National Reporting and Learning System (NRLS) relating to hydration and shows that this area of care continues to be frequently neglected.”Let’s discuss…Why is the importance of good hydration often overlooked in hospitals?How can hydration be improved?