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Any Qualified Provider allows patients to choose the service or treatment they feel best suits their needs; an AQP pack was developed to aid implementation of the process
Denise Beach has asthma. She outlines her problems in accessing appropriate treatment in accident and emergency
As the majority of patients with urological cancers die in hospital, urology and continence nurses have an important role to play in the end-of-life care team
Obesity poses a serious risk to health. This review gives an introduction to, and taster of, our newly launched Nursing Times Learning unit on obesity management in adults
The second article in a two-part series on the use of spacers to treat asthma in children describes the development of a child friendly spacer
Spicing up asthma medications with ginger may make them more effective, a study has shown.
A novel nasal spray formulation of fluticasone propionate and azelastine hydrochloride has been launched in the UK for relief of symptoms of moderate to severe seasonal and perennial allergic rhinitis.
World Health Organization has warned that the emergence of a new coronavirus represents a “major challenge” for the world as well as the countries currently affected.
Nurses now travel further and spend longer on their daily commutes compared to five years ago, according to a survey.
Consuming an extra glass of wine or half a bag of crisps a day can cause a person to gain almost 5kg (11lb) over a year, experts said.
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This article debates the evidence surrounding the nursing procedure of administering intramuscular injections