Issue : 12 November 2014
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What is the SSKIN care bundle?VideoSubscription
Watch this short video to find out how the SSKIN care bundle can help you improve the care you give and reduce the prevalence of pressure ulcers
A bank nurse who was referred to the Nursing and Midwifery Council for misconduct and later cleared says her life and 30-year career have been left in tatters.
'What stops me being assertive?'Subscription
Ever been told you need to be more assertive? Mental health editor, Becky, has discovered just how common this feedback is
“Weight loss surgery can dramatically reduce the odds of developing type 2 diabetes,” BBC News reports.
“Scientists find three differences in the brain [of people with chronic fatigue syndrome],” the Mail Online reports.
Can you advise this student nurse?
“Genetic factors could play an important role in whether people survive the Ebola virus,” BBC News reports. Researchers found around one in five mice remained unaffected by the infection.
“Shift work dulls your brain,” BBC News reports.
US nurses took part in vigils, rallies and strikes yesterday in protest at what they claim are inadequate measures to deal with ebola, which they say are symptomatic of an overall erosion of care standards.
Two leading charities have announced that they are to combine their organisations in the fight against breast cancer.