Why comprehensive assessment can be crucial
Nicky Hayes Consultant editor, Nursing Older People
Care home residents are often among the frailest of our older population. Despite living in a supported environment, residents can exhibit the full range of medical, functional, social, cognitive and psychological needs recognised in comprehensive assessment.
Nursing Older People. 30, 1, 5-5. doi: 10.7748/nop.30.1.5.s1