Accident and Emergency Nursing
News and practice for A&E nurses
There has been a “concerning” fall in access to specialist nurse services for patients admitted with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, a major audit has found.
The National Institute for Health and Care Excellence has issued draft recommendations to provide best practice advice on the care of babies and young children with bronchiolitis.
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
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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.