Recent health initiatives have put the focus on patient-centred care, with the result that an ever greater number of nurses now provide a high-quality patient-focused service through a variety of roles in surgical pre-assessment. This article charts the development of this role and the concomitant models of surgical pre-assessment that have evolved in the NHS.
|Number of pages||3|
|Specialist publication||Professional nurse (London, England)|
|Publication status||Published - Aug 2003|