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Critical Care Nursing

News and practice for critical care nurse specialists



Are you ready for a cardiac arrest?

28-Jul-2014

Inevitably nurses in some areas such as cardiac care and casualty are more ready than others. Are you ready for such an event?

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'Supercooling' may extend life of transplant organs

'Supercooling' may extend life of transplant organs

BBC News reports on a new method to keep donated organs fresher for longer: “supercooling”.

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Ambulance

How it was fifty years ago

Watching some episodes of Melvyn Bragg’s series ‘Reel History’ on BBC television recently about the start of the NHS and the opening of the M1 Motorway, I was reminded of the time I was driven by ambulance on the newly constructed M1 Motorway from London to Birmingham when I was working as a staff nurse at the Bedford General Hospital in 1959.

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