Accident and Emergency Nursing
News and practice for A&E nurses
Broken nails, blocked noses and hair loss have prompted hundreds of calls to the NHS 111 non-emergency helpline.
Health visitors could in future be based in accident and emergency departments under plans being proposed by a senior nurse in London.
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.