Intravenous literature: Baldwin, W., Murphy, J., Shakespeare, D., Kelly, C., Fox, L. and Kelly, M. (2013) Campaign for best practice in intravenous therapy. Nursing Times. 109(33/34), p.22-23.
Intravenous therapy is an integral part of nursing care but is associated with a high risk of infection. This article outlines a campaign that aimed to increase awareness of best practice for IV therapy and reduce the risks of healthcare-associated IV infections in hospital and community setting.