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Helping schools to manage continence problems

Helping schools to manage continence problems Subscription Required

25-Apr-2014

Children with continence problems may experience social and psychological problems. A toolkit aims to support schools to provide appropriate care during the school day

Using texts to increase access to school nurses

Using texts to increase access to school nurses Subscription Required

21-Mar-2014

A project to make school nursing services in two secondary schools more accessible enabled young people to contact their school nurse using a mobile texting service

Warning on mums' mental health care

Nearly half of women lack access to perinatal mental healthcare

8-Jul-2014

Mentally ill mothers are missing out on potentially life-saving care because they cannot access NHS services, experts have warned.

Bursary on offer for nurses working in ADHD care

25-Jun-2014

Specialist nurses that work in the field of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder are being offered a bursary in return for improving care and best practice.

Nil by mouth: best practice and patient education

Nil by mouth: best practice and patient education Subscription Required

20-Jun-2014

Nurses need to understand why patients must be nil by mouth, be familiar with best practice and be able to educate patients in the procedure and the reasons for it

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How to ensure patient safety in drug dose calculation Subscription Required

12-Oct-2012

Medicines management is a core nursing skill. This review gives an introduction to and taster of our newly launched online Nursing Times Learning unit on drug calculations.

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Complication of chickenpox infection without skin rashes

Complication of chickenpox infection without skin rashes Subscription Required

21-Mar-2014

Chickenpox, without a characteristic vesicular skin rash, can result in a diagnostic dilemma when an associated complication of the infection occurs

'Vaccine cost system lets harm from meningitis B continue'

'Vaccine cost system lets harm from meningitis B continue' Subscription Required

7-Mar-2014

Emmeline McArdle, a nurse from Kent, knows only too well the devastation that meningococcal B meningitis (MenB) and septicaemia cause.

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Preventing malaria in travellers: an overview Subscription Required

18-May-2012

Nurses play a key role in advising travellers on malaria risks, prevention and symptoms.

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Managing allergic rhinitis Subscription Required

20-Apr-2012

The symptoms of allergic rhinitis can be disruptive and distressing. This article outlines their causes and triggers, and the main treatment options.

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Communicating with children with asthma

Communicating with children with asthma Subscription Required

14-Feb-2013

Communication can be challenging in consultations involving children and their parents, as they may have different views and priorities

The development process for a new spacer device Subscription Required

15-Nov-2012

The second article in a two-part series on the use of spacers to treat asthma in children describes the development of a child friendly spacer

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