This edition of NICE Bites reflects current NICE Guidance (as at November 2020). Please go to NICE to check for any recent updates to this guideline.
NICE Bites is a monthly bulletin which summarises key prescribing points from NICE guidance. NICE Bites No 64, June 2014 includes one topic: Pressure ulcers – prevention and management (NICE CG179). Sections covered include: assessment, care planning, nutritional supplements and hydration, debridement and pharmacological treatment (antibiotics and antiseptics, dressings).