Bed Rails / Cot Sides for Adult / Paediatric Inpatients - Safe and effective use of

Publication: 27/02/2013  
Next review: 28/02/2026  
Clinical Guideline
ID: 3258 
Approved By: Trust Clinical Guidelines Group 
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Safe & Effective Use of Bed Rails/Cot Sides for Adult/Paediatric Inpatients


Record: 3258
Clinical condition:


Target patient group: LTHT Adult/Paediatric Inpatients who require the use of bedrails
Target professional group(s): Secondary Care Doctors
Secondary Care Nurses
All Secondary Healthcare Professionals
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Evidence base

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Approved By

Trust Clinical Guidelines Group

Document history

LHP version 2.0

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