The purpose of this guideline is to provide information on implementing a treatment program of prompted voiding for older adults with urinary incontinence.
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
Define early interventions for pressure ulcer prevention, and to manage Stage I pressure ulcers.