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Continence care is going down the pan as costs are cut and prices rise


The sad truth is that in my experience on elderly wards, most patients are given pads as standard, even those who can walk to the toilet. Some patients request them as they "feel safer" but the majority are padded up, just because they're elderly.

Posted date

29 June, 2010

Posted time

1:14 am