Discuss evidence based approaches to giving high quality care to older people who are attending for imaging procedures.
Evidence based practice in health care means that all clinical decisions should be based on research studies.
Radiographers need to gather accurate information or evidence to support their professional practice so they can understand, get involved in using and determine what is best practice so that the highest quality service can be delivered.
Society and College of Radiographers, 2018
Health and care Professions Council, 2013
Here are some sources of relevant information which you might find useful
Example search terms: Francis Report; 6C’s; elderly
Example search term (apply the Department of Health filter): elderly; national service framework
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