08.02.16: The different types of EDS are separate conditions with different causes, but they can have some characteristics in common. Key features include: joint hypermobility, hyperextensible skin and tissue fragility.
08.02.16: On 1 October commissioning of the health visiting service transferred from NHS England to local authorities. This change enables local areas to consider how health visitors can work closely with wider public health services to tackle health inequalities and promote the best outcomes for children
All of us as nurses will be familiar with the statement ‘if it hasn’t been written down then it hasn’t been done. I am hoping that one day I stop seeing phrases like ‘skin intact’ and ‘regular pressure area care provided’