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The Nutritional and Hydration Needs of the Elderly Person
This session describes the nutritional and hydration needs of older people and offers guidance on how best to manage the risk of malnutrition and dehydration amongst the elderly.
Management of Incontinence and Urinary Catheters
This session explores the issues surrounding the use of indwelling urinary catheter devices. Later sections investigate the complications that may arise and offer guidance on how to care for people who suffer from incontinence.
Infection Prevention and Control
This session explores the issues associated with infection prevention and control, particularly those surrounding hand hygiene. Later sections identify the groups at greatest risk of harm and offer guidance on how to refer any concerns over poor practice.