Accident and Emergency Nursing
News and practice for A&E nurses
Many heart attack patients are missing out on potentially life-saving aspects of care, a new study suggests.
More than 400 frontline workers in the health, emergency service and transport sectors are attacked on duty each week across the UK, fresh figures have revealed.
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A strategy using concentric circles can help team leaders to maintain situational awareness when they are dealing with and overseeing to a clinical incident
Nurses should know the contents of the cardiac arrest trolley, what each item does and how it should be used, and how often equipment should be checked
Most nurses experience it right at the start. It could be on the bus to your first day of placement, when you have the urge to lean over and tell a stranger that you’re a nurse by the way.
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One of the most commonly encountered situations we deal with as managers is when our junior nurses ‘make errors’.
Many people are increasingly going to accident and emergency departments when they could visit a GP.