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donderdag 26 oktober 2017

NICE issues first briefing on ulcer prevention dressings

NICE issues first briefing on ulcer prevention dressings
An innovative dressing that helps reduce friction and protect vulnerable areas of skin could be used to prevent pressure ulcers among hospital patients, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
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NICE issued the first briefing on ulcer prevention dressings
An innovative dressing that helps reduce friction and protect vulnerable areas of skin could be used to prevent pressure ulcers among hospital patients, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
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Social care spending rises for first time in five years
NHS Digital also finds decrease in social care activity
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Rent a room plan for patients branded 'dangerous experiment'
Plans to pilot an Airbnb-style care model in Essex that places NHS patients in spare rooms has been branded as a "dangerous experiment".
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Cancer patients diagnosed early 'more likely to avoid chemo'
Cancer patients diagnosed early are far more likely to avoid chemotherapy than those with tumours found at a later stage, according to a major new study based on NHS data.
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New director of nursing starts at Greater Manchester trust
Alison Lynch has taken up the post of director of nursing at Stockport NHS Foundation Trust, which runs Stepping Hill Hospital as well as local community health services.
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