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Nursing Drug Calculations

FREE Quick Quiz: Nursing Drug Calculations

31-Jul-2014

How well do you know your drug calculations? Take Nursing Times’ Quick Quiz to find out

'Safe staffing guidance is an opportunity too good to miss'

'Safe staffing guidance is an opportunity too good to miss' Subscription Required

25-Jul-2014

This month the guideline from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence to determine nursing staff requirements in adult acute wards was launched.

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Safe care of patients with tracheostomies

Safe care of patients with tracheostomies Subscription Required

25-Jul-2014

Patients with tracheostomies are at risk of serious complications. A review of care given to these patients has resulted in a range of recommendations

Assessing the foot in patients with diabetes

Assessing the foot in patients with diabetes Subscription Required

25-Jul-2014

Careful foot care for patients with diabetes can help to avoid foot ulcers and amputation. Practice nurses should know how to carry out a foot assessment

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Letters to the Midwife

Letters to the Midwife

31-Jul-2014

‘This book is for all healthcare professionals both midwives and all trainees.’

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Becoming the boss  of your teammates

Becoming the boss of your teammates

Ensure your new management position gets off to a good start by separating your roles as manager and friend

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This week's issue

Exclusive: Campaign aims to save nurse jobs with 'good housekeeping'

29-Jul-2014

Nurses will be encouraged to look for ways to save money on essentials, such as gloves and syringes, as part of a major campaign being developed by the Royal College of Nursing and NHS Supply Chain.

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Are you ready for a cardiac arrest?

28-Jul-2014

Inevitably nurses in some areas such as cardiac care and casualty are more ready than others. Are you ready for such an event?

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Barriers to the management of pain in dementia care

Barriers to the management of pain in dementia care

Pain in people with dementia is often undertreated. Nurses should use recognised assessment tools and tailor pain management to patients’ needs

Why are patients and healthcare professionals not as engaged with respiratory care as with other diseases?

Why are patients and healthcare professionals not as engaged with respiratory care as with other diseases?

30-Jul-2014

Having been involved in the asthma deaths inquiry panel, Rebecca Sherrington questions why simple changes aren’t being made in respiratory care

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