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The objective structured clinical examination

The objective structured clinical examination Subscription Required

22-Aug-2014

OSCEs are a useful way to assess competence at pre-registration and postgraduate levels. Students and lecturers should be well prepared to make the most of them

Sustaining and assuring the quality of student nurse mentorship: what are the challenges?

Sustaining and assuring the quality of student nurse mentorship: what are the challenges?

22-Aug-2014

Providing mentorship to student nurses is the cornerstone of the Nursing and Midwifery Council education standards (NMC, 2008), which ensure nurses are fit for practice at the point of registration.

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Understanding and managing myeloma

Understanding and managing myeloma Subscription Required

21-Aug-2014

Non-specialist nurses need to know how to care for patients with myeloma. It is often only detected when patients present with symptoms indicative of other conditions

Concentric circles system

A strategy to maintain safety in clinical incidents Subscription Required

15-Aug-2014

A strategy using concentric circles can help team leaders to maintain situational awareness when they are dealing with and overseeing to a clinical incident

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Fundamentals of Medical-Surgical Nursing A Systems Approach

Fundamentals of Medical-Surgical Nursing: A Systems Approach

22-Aug-2014

‘This is book is aimed at pre-registration nursing students and other healthcare students but would also be appropriate for training or qualified assistant practitioners.’

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Use your inner detective to recognise the clues that reveal your patients’ experience

Work out what your patients think

Use your inner detective to recognise the clues that reveal your patients’ experience

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Closure of public toilets impacts on the most vulnerable members of society

Closure of public toilets impacts on the most vulnerable members of society

21-Aug-2014

The first public toilet in Britain opened over 150 years ago – and for a long time they were a matter of considerable civic pride.

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Are you paying too much tax?

Are you paying too much tax?

1-Aug-2014

Personal Taxation Services debunks the myth that it’s easy to manage your own tax relief, and shows you just how much you could claim for - and how much you can save

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Ebola nurse proud of aiding victims

Colleagues pay tribute to bravery of UK nurse with Ebola

26-Aug-2014

A volunteer nurse being treated for Ebola in London spoke of his joy in seeing his patients recover shortly before falling ill himself.

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'Aim of documentation should be to assist with patient care'

'Aim of documentation should be to assist with patient care' Subscription Required

22-Aug-2014

Recently I spent three days attending my trust’s mandatory and statutory training on topics covering a range of issues from manual handling and basic life support, to Datix reporting.

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When was the last time you really talked about suicide?

18-Aug-2014

If anyone ever needed irrefutable evidence that depression doesn’t discriminate, the death of Robin Williams is surely it.

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Robert Francis

Francis to end 'climate of fear' as NHS whistleblowing review begins

8-Aug-2014

The role of investigating claims made by NHS whistleblowers could be taken out of the hands of hospital trusts, the head of a major government inquiry has indicated.

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Avoidable asthma deaths: national audit results

Avoidable asthma deaths: national audit results

The first national investigation into asthma deaths reveals deficiencies in risk assessment, prescribing and clinical care. Implications for practice are outlined

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