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Tip of the week
We talk to sleep expert, Derk-Jan Dijk from Surrey University Sleep Centre, about how best to fit in down-time when working the night shift
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Student Editors' blog
With a huge shortage of nurses in the not so distant future, should nursing education not be looking at how to attract more students onto the course?
Blogs by student nurses for student nurses
Have you ever had that sinking feeling when you’ve seen where your next placement will be?
After being rejected on the grounds that she didn’t have enough experience, Amanda started to feel that she would never find her first nurisng job
Helena’s personal experiences of the mental health system are helping to shape her into the nurse she wants to be
Choosing which field of nursing to study was not difficult. I spent time thinking seriously about it and researching each option, but I always knew learning disability nursing was for me.
Third year student, Ben, asks why it’s so common to see coca-cola machines outside diabetic wards and smokers outside the hospital doors.
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Dissertations can feel like stressful, bumpy car-rides. Here are some tips that can turn the last stretch of your journey to qualifying into a smooth success.
If you could write a letter to yourself 15 years ago, what would you say?
This week's practice
New guidance on end-of-life care, replacing the controversial Liverpool Pathway, focuses on involving and supporting patients in their final days and hours
The first national investigation into asthma deaths reveals deficiencies in risk assessment, prescribing and clinical care. Implications for practice are outlined
We speak Philip Keeley, director of undergraduate education at the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Social Work at The University of Manchester.
How do you learn? Do you use your ears or your common sense? Find out …
Browse our evidence base
Photo of the week
Are you a new student nurse?
After the excitement of being offered a place on a nursing course has died down, you may be left wondering ‘What do I do now?’ Well, here’s your answer.
Speak Out Safely
Student nurse twitchat
We asked the student nursing community to discuss their experiences with learning handovers and the best approaches they found through their development
Nurse education research
A trust used simulations based on patient case scenarios to help healthcare cadets learn how to practise patient-centred care and improve communication and teamwork
How to ...
The first in a three-part series on electrocardiograms explores continual monitoring