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Gastroenterology Nursing

News and practice for gastroenterology nurse specialists



Nurse wins award for IBD helpline that saves appointments

15-Oct-2014

A nurse has received a national award for her work in developing two innovative helplines for patients with inflammatory bowel disease.

IBD

Audit reveals IBD services short of specialist nurse cover

26-Sep-2014

Nearly 40% of services for people with inflammatory bowel disease are failing to meet basic standards for the number of nurses, reveals the latest assessment of provision.

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Assessing and supporting patients who have IBD

Assessing and supporting patients who have IBD

Assessing, treating and supporting people who have inflammatory bowel disease can be complex, but nurses can embed the 6Cs into care to ensure it is of a high quality

PEG tubes: dealing with complications

PEG tubes: dealing with complications Subscription Required

Complications arising from the insertion of percutaneous endoscopic gastrostomy tubes can be life-threatening so nurses should be able to identify and manage them

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'Why do so many patients with COPD still have no access to specialist nurses?'

24-Nov-2014

Patients with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) must come to terms with having a progressive and incurable disease that will increasingly limit their capacity for physical activity, and is almost certain to cause their death. And the fact that it affects the ability to breathe means they are constantly reminded of this frightening prospect.

Herbal medicine

Effects of supplements on medicines 'dangerous'

Herbal remedies such as echinacea and St John’s Wort “could make medication dangerous”, the Daily Mail has warned.

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