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Perfecting your practice

Looking in detail at a new practice article each week - as a student, what can you learn from it?

All posts from: April 2012

Why are cases of allergic rhinitis increasing in the UK?

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyMon, 23 Apr 2012

Article: Managing allergic rhinitisAuthor: Linda Pearce is respiratory nurse consultant and clinical lead Suffolk COPD Services, ...

What are some common signs of impulsive or compulsive behaviour?

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyFri, 20 Apr 2012

Article:  Cotton P, Heisters D (2012) How to care for people with Parkinson’s disease. Nursing Times; 108: 16, 12-13.Author: Patsy Cotton is advanced nurse practitioner in Parkinson’s disease and movement disorder, Salford Royal Foundation Trust; Daiga Heisters is head of professional ...

An overview of chronic heart failure management

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyThu, 5 Apr 2012

Article: Butler J (2012) An overview of chronic heart failure. Nursing Times; 108: 14, 16-20Author: Jane Butler is consultant nurse, Bart’s and The London Trust.THIS ARTICLE WILL TELL YOU ABOUT:The definition and symptoms of chronic heart failure (CHF)How the heart functions normally and how the body responds ...