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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: October 2012

Is there an "informal" age limit on surgical interventions?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 29 Oct 2012

Is there an “informal” age limit on surgical interventions?

Will new DH standards for hospital food improve patient nutrition?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 22 Oct 2012

Will new DH standards for hospital food improve patient nutrition?

How can we use technology to improve patient care?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 15 Oct 2012

How can we use technology to improve patient care?

Should a nurse always be present on a doctors' ward round?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 8 Oct 2012

Should a nurse always be present on a doctors’ ward round?

When are you most at risk of needle stick injury?

Posted by Eileen ShepherdMon, 1 Oct 2012

When are you most at risk of needle stick injury?