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Senior nurse leaders have an important role to play in improving the health of patients and staff through the delivery of behaviour change interventions.
A national confidential enquiry into care of patients with aneurysmal subarachnoid haemorrhage notes areas for improvement, including greater use of specialist nurses
A population study found that people with epilepsy had a substantially greater risk of premature mortality than the general population and unaffected siblings
Aphasia can put patients’ sense of self and relationship-building skills at risk. Nurses must recognise how aphasia affects patients’ whole lives to provide high-quality care
Various tools can help to identify people with learning disabilities but more research is needed to find out how useful they are in identifying parents with learning disabilities
A new pegylated treatment has been approved by the Scottish Medicines Consortium for adults with relapsing-remitting multiple sclerosis.
An extra £2.5m will be invested in specialist nursing and care, first minister Nicola Sturgeon has announced today.
The number of nurses specialising in the care of epilepsy in children has increased over the last two years, but their distribution remains patchy across the country, according to a national audit.
Complex jobs that require a lot of difficult analysis or social interaction may protect the brain from mental decline, research suggests.
Long-term shift work has an ageing effect on the brain that leads to an impaired ability to think and remember, a study has found.
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