Journal articlesTaking pressure ulcers out of the headlines

Taking pressure ulcers out of the headlines

01/09/11 | Pressure Ulcers | Karen Ousey, Jacqui Fletcher

Having a strong voice is incredibly important for nurses involved in tissue viability and wound care, especially as the media continues to bombard the public with headlines such as ‘Hospitals “named and shamed”on bedsores record which costs NHS £4bn a year’ (The Telegraph, 2011).