Short-staffing and a lack of support: the barriers to good end of life care
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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

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