Category list : Adult nursing
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I’ve spent the last ten weeks on an older people’s rehabilitation ward where the patients are quite unwell; they need help to wash, dress, eat and get to the toilet
The impact of animals on patient wellbeingSubscription
Animals can have a profound effect on the health and wellbeing of the people who care for them so every nurse should consider this when compiling patients’ care plans
Now I’m in the middle of my third year I’m finding that I’m reflecting more on why I started a career in nursing
After spending a week as an inpatient on an NHS ward, Josephine realised how little privacy patients have in a ward environment.
'This kind of nursing isn’t for everybody'Subscription
Keeley Roe is working to give sexual assault victims their power back
I feel I’ve moaned my way through this degree.
Professional boundaries between nurses and their patients and relatives can be blurred. Narratives can help us reflect on where these boundaries lie in practice
I’ve realised recently how opinionated I’ve become about politics.
The lack of a single registration for nurses trained in both physical and mental health is a workforce education model “built for asylums”, a chief nurse at a London mental health provider has said.
Empathy is a complex concept. Patient narratives can help nurses to understand and recognise situations when empathy is required