Registed Nurses' Association of Ontario

Clinical Guidelines

Items per page

Nurses require knowledge and evidence on the use of alternative approaches to the use of restraints. The promotion of safe evidence based care is the goal to prevent the untoward incidents from the use of restraints.

This guideline focuses its recommendations on three areas:

  1. Practice recommendations directed at the nurse
  2. Education recommendations directed at the competencies required for practice
  3. ...

Define early interventions for pressure ulcer prevention, and to manage Stage I pressure ulcers.

This guideline focuses on:
(1) Practice recommendations: directed at the nurse to guide practice regarding assessment and screening for delirium, dementia and depression in older adults
(2) Education...

Chronic diseases are unlike any acute illness, in that they require considerable professional self-management support over the client’s lifetime, related life management skills, and long term regular follow-up with...