Safe and effective ear irrigation
Sarah Kraszewski Principal lecturer, Anglia Ruskin University, Chelmsford
This article outlines the key skills required to undertake safe and effective ear irrigation in the management of ear wax, a common problem experienced by patients in primary care. Nurses require training and practice to ensure competence and the provision of high quality patient care.
Nursing Standard. 22, 43,45-48. doi: 10.7748/ns2008.07.22.43.45.c6584
Published in print: 02 July 2008Peer review
This article has been subject to double blind peer review