Wash without water for Health Care

The savings have been documented by a 3-year study at Radboud University in the Netherlands. The study of washing without water was carried out in 56 nursing home wards and with 500 nursing home residents.

Schoonhoven L, van Gaal BG, Teerenstra S, Adang E, van der Vleuten C, van Achterberg T. Cost-consequence analysis of "washing without water" for nursing home residents: a cluster randomized trial. Int J Nurs Stud. 2015 Jan;52(1):112-20. doi: 10.1016/j.ijnurstu.2014.08.001. Epub 2014 Aug 10.(External link).

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