Patients given wristbands to indicate oxygen needs
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Patients given wristbands to indicate oxygen needs

Patients at risk of respiratory failure in the community were given coloured wristbands as part of a nurse-led project to ensure they receive appropriate amounts of oxygen. The wristbands indicate the correct percentage level of oxygen saturation the patient should receive.

Nursing Older People. 32, 2, 7-7. doi: 10.7748/nop.32.2.7.s5

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