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Catherine and Cate, staff at Bournemouth University, talk us through what you can expect from your first year as a student nurse.
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Even before I started my nursing course I was keen to find out all I could about this profession that I was eager to be a part of.
Blogs by student nurses for student nurses
Third year student, Ben, asks why it’s so common to see coca-cola machines outside diabetic wards and smokers outside the hospital doors.
In the build-up to his nurse training, Andrew wants to get a good idea of what the course will entail. Can you help?
As the start of his course fast approaches, Andrew reflects on how he ended up on the path to becoming a childrens’ nurse
Meet Poppy, a student nurse who bravely spoke out about poor care on placement twice, and experienced a different reaction each time
Gemma’s life was turned upside-down by tragedy during her course, but today she’s able to look back on how much she’s grown as a person and as a nurse
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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
With a shortage of organs and finite healthcare resources, some argue that people who need them owing to lifestyle choices should be denied transplants
Cardiac arrest trolleys should contain all the equipment necessary to deal with an adult cardiac arrest. Nurses must be familiar with and know how to use their contents
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
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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