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As the third year nerves started to get the better of her, Leanne turned to her peers to find out how they’re coping with the anxiety of final year placements
Measuring vital signs
Forty years after its initial implementation, the Glasgow Coma Scale has been updated to address variations in technique that have developed over time
England and Wales are currently experiencing unusually high rates of scarlet fever so it is vital that health professionals know what to do when someone is infected
Blood transfusion carries potentially serious hazards. Nurses have an important role in ensuring safe administration and in maintaining records to provide an audit trail
Two more hospital nurses have been arrested by police investigating alleged neglect linked to claims patient notes were falsified.
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The first in a three-part series on electrocardiograms explores continual monitoring
A guideline advises on diagnosing, assessing and managing harmful drinking and alcohol dependence in adults and young people
Knotting or looping of nasogastric tubes when in situ can distress the patient on removal. Nurses should know how to recognise and respond to the situation
Households are being urged to look out for their neighbours during the winter months in a bid to cut the death toll caused by cold weather.
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