Short-staffing and a lack of support: the barriers to good end of life care
Erin Dean Health journalist
What nurses in their thousands told our third annual Nursing Standard-Marie Curie poll on end of life care provision
Almost two thirds (65%) of nurses say staffing shortages are the main barrier to providing good care to dying patients, an exclusive survey by Nursing Standard and Marie Curie reveals.
Nursing Standard. 34, 6, 35-38. doi: 10.7748/ns.34.6.35.s25