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Behind the Rituals

Why do you do the things you do? How much of nursing practice is based on ritual and myth and how much on sound evidence? If you have a ritual you’d like to discuss here, email nursingtimescomments@emap.com

All posts from: November 2011

Is it acceptable to refer to patients as bed blockers?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdFri, 25 Nov 2011

Is it acceptable to refer to patients as bed blockers? What do you think?EXPERT COMMENT

Should nurses use an automated external defibrillator without training?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 14 Nov 2011

Should nurses use an automated external defibrillator without training? What do you think?EXPERT COMMENT

Can the flu jab give you the flu?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 7 Nov 2011

Can the flu jab give you the flu? What do you think?EXPERT COMMENT