How Do Nursing Errors Cause Bedsores?
Nursing errors can have serious consequences for nursing home residents, including an increased risk of developing bedsores. Nursing errors can occur in various aspects of care, including assessment, planning, implementation, and evaluation of care. For example, improper assessment and documentation of a resident's skin condition, mobility, and risk factors for developing bedsores can lead to inadequate prevention measures. Inadequate turning and repositioning of immobile residents, improper use of pressure-reducing devices, and failure to provide adequate nutrition and hydration can also contribute to the development of bedsores.
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