Confusing timesBMJ 2008; 336 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.39553.405718.AD (Published 15 May 2008) Cite this as: BMJ 2008;336:1131
- Anne Foley, specialist registrar
- 1St Helen’s and Knowsley Hospitals, Liverpool
Have the people who have devised the “bare below the elbows” policy in hospitals fully considered the impact on the assessment of mental state?
While reviewing a patient on the ward who was confused, I completed the physical examination …