Accident and Emergency Nursing
News and practice for A&E nurses
At least 18,000 social workers, therapists and health professionals will provide help for patients in or near home across England, under a £5.3bn push to slash unnecessary hospital visits and stays being hailed by health secretary Jeremy Hunt.
A “challenging winter” has been forecast for the NHS in England, as a leading health think-tank’s latest quarterly report found evidence of “worrying” declines in levels of morale among staff.
Latest research: emergency nursing
Chest pain is a complex symptom with a variety of causes. It is essential that health professionals have good communication skills to ensure an accurate diagnosis
Forty years after its initial implementation, the Glasgow Coma Scale has been updated to address variations in technique that have developed over time
What will it take for people to realise that making money out of other people's misery is utterly unacceptable?
It’s Hallowe’en again, and as sure as ghouls emerge from graveyards, we have another crop of “hilarious” costumes making a joke out of mental illness.
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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.