Achieving best practice in routine observation of hospital patients.
- Published Article
- Publication Date
Jan 01, 2004
This article reviews the evidence supporting best practice when undertaking patient observations in a district general hospital. Correct monitoring of the patients' progress is essential in the detection of adverse events and can potentially prevent admission to intensive care or high dependency units.
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