News and practice for cardiology nurse specialists
The number of heart attacks and strokes caused by blood clots could be reduced if patients were offered the chance to monitor themselves at home, according to the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence.
Cholesterol-lowering drugs can directly increase the risk of diabetes because of the way they function, research has shown.
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Achieving the recommended compression rate in cardiopulmonary resuscitation can be difficult, but music can help to improve skills in the short term
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
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