Pressure sore assessment tool found to be unreliable.

  • Helen Gilbert
  • Published 1999 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…

Abstract

AN ASSESSMENT tool widely used to evaluate the risk of patients developing pressure sores is unreliable, with a nurse's professional judgement a more accurate guide, nurse researchers have found. 

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@article{Gilbert1999PressureSA, title={Pressure sore assessment tool found to be unreliable.}, author={Helen Gilbert}, journal={Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great Britain) : 1987)}, year={1999}, volume={14 1}, pages={5} }