District and Community Nursing
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The British nurse who survived Ebola will begin his second spell treating people infected by the deadly virus after returning to the country where he caught the infection.
The cost of mental health problems among women in pregnancy and shortly after birth runs into billions, a new report has warned.
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Patients sometimes make choices that may harm their health. Should practitioners be able to override these choices if they are acting in the patient’s benefit?
The Department of Health’s new guidance on appropriate and safe use of restraint for patients who are vulnerable emphasises that it should only be used as a last resort
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In advance of the Queen’s Nursing Institute’s annual conference, I have been reflecting on the collective power of community nurses to improve the health of our nation - and when I say “community nurses” I mean nurses across the whole range of specialties.
It has been announced that Sir Robert Francis QC is to lead a review of how whistleblowers are treated in the NHS.
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