Do Not Do Recommendation

 
Do not offer subcutaneous or intravenous fluids to treat a pressure ulcer in adults whose hydration status is adequate.

Do Not Do Recommendation Details

Recommendation:
Do not offer subcutaneous or intravenous fluids to treat a pressure ulcer in adults whose hydration status is adequate.
Interventions:
Subcutaneous or intravenous fluids

Source guidance details

Guidance:
Pressure ulcers: NICE guideline (CG179)
Published date:
April 2014
Paragraph number:
1.4.8
Page number:
20

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