Journal articlesCare in the community: are we taking the easy option?

Care in the community: are we taking the easy option?

07/11/14 | Pressure Ulcers | Jacqui Fletcher

While presenting at the Eliminating Avoidable Pressure Ulcer Conference in Bristol in October, I found myself saying something I had said many times before, but had the sudden realisation that I had just been making excuses. At the time, I was lecturing about pressure ulcer prevention in the community, watching the wry smiles from all the community staff as I talked about the difficulties of regular turning/repositioning in a patient’s own home.