Empowering inpatients and improving safety
Lynne Pearce Health journalist
Enabling self-administration of insulin recognises patients as experts in their own care
Being admitted to hospital can be a frightening prospect for people with diabetes, with research showing high numbers of medication errors with the potential for serious harm or even death.
Nursing Standard. 35, 1, 53-55. doi: 10.7748/ns.35.1.53.s20