Accident and Emergency Nursing
News and practice for A&E nurses
Women have a more difficult time recovering from concussion than men, suggest researchers.
A nurse has been sentenced to 18 years’ imprisonment for serious sexual offences in Oxfordshire.
Latest research: emergency nursing
National guidance recommends that all patients with asthma are offered a personal asthma action plan, created by health professionals in partnership with patients.
A survey of staff in an emergency department unit explored whether they had the knowledge to recognise and manage patients presenting with tuberculosis.
Sometimes you see a headline and know an article is going to be worth the five minutes it will take to read. That’s how I felt when a member of our news team filed a story from the Unison conference: ‘Student nurses should be paid “living wage” while on placement, says union’.
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As the election gets closer, all the political parties have worked out that offering the prospect of an improved NHS will be a vote winner.
Many people are increasingly going to accident and emergency departments when they could visit a GP.