Issue : 13 October 2009
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An outline of the factors nurses need to consider when preparing homeless people for discharge from hospital
Nurses need to resist the pressure to discharge homeless patients inappropriately, and must act to ensure better outcomes for them, says Samantha Dorney-Smith
An outline of the management options for patients with MS who experience bladder symptoms, which usually arise due to spinal cord involvement
An outline of the implications for nursing practice emerging from a study that explored symptoms and experience of urinary incontinence in women
Janice Sigsworth on why the profession needs to agree priorities for its future and deliver them
Last year, as we stared into the empty cake tin and burped guiltily, researchers told us that our children’s generation would be the first in history to have a lower life expectancy than the preceding generation. The obesity epidemic was such that they were driving themselves to an early grave - via the kebab shop.