Safety in Practice

  • Fran Boxall
  • Somduth Parboteeah


This chapter in divided into four sections: manual handling, control of infection, basic food hygiene and the administration of medications.


Injection Site Intramuscular Injection Food Poisoning Nurse Practice Anterior Superior Iliac Spine 
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  • Somduth Parboteeah

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