Journal articlesPrevention of pressure ulcers: could a care bundle approach be a success?

Prevention of pressure ulcers: could a care bundle approach be a success?

01/03/11 | Pressure Ulcers, Service delivery | Martin Kiernan, Fiona Downie

Nurses and other healthcare professionals strive to do the best for their patients. However, in a world of increasing complexity, where hundreds of new clinical papers are published weekly, it is unrealistic to expect practitioners to perform the best evidence-based practices perfectly, 100% of the time, without some form of support mechanism. As leaders, we have a responsibility to propose and implement systems that support safe and reliable practice.