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Issue : 17 December 2007

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  • Caring for bereaved people 1: Models of bereavementSubscription

    Clinical26 February, 2008

    This is part 1 of a two-part unit on caring for bereaved relatives. It discusses manifestations of grief and explores three theoretical perspectives

  • The benefits of an alcohol liaison nurse in an acute hospitalSubscription

    Clinical18 January, 2008

    The benefits of an alcohol liaison nurse in an acute hospital

  • The impact of parenthood: men’s health beliefs and practiceSubscription

    Clinical18 January, 2008

    This empirical research study looked at the health beliefs and practices of African-Caribbean and white working-class fathers in order to identify implications for policy and nursing practice

  • Comment: Providing coping mechanisms is an essential aspect of careSubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    VOL: 103, ISSUE: 19, PAGE NO: 37

  • Update: Desmopressin nasal spray is no longer indicated to treat PNESubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    VOL: 103, ISSUE: 19, PAGE NO: 38

  • Continence news in briefSubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    An anal irrigation system (Peristeen Anal Irrigation, Coloplast) has been added to the drug tariff. The system is used to empty the lower bowel and has been used to prevent faecal incontinence, treat constipation and manage bowels.‘Incontinence: the engineering challenge’ will be held on 14–15 November. The seminar, organised by the Institute of Mechanical Engineers, discusses improved technologies for diagnosing, curing and managing incontinence. See www.i

  • Update: ERIC wins award for child health servicesSubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    VOL: 103, ISSUE: 19, PAGE NO: 38

  • Focus: Implementing guidance on pelvic floor exercisesSubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    VOL: 103, ISSUE: 19, PAGE NO: 40Ian Pomfret, NDNCert, PWT, RGN, is continence adviser; Clare Holden, BSc, MCSP, is specialist continence physiotherapist; both at Chorley and South Ribble Continence Service, Central Lancashire PCT.Pomfret, I., Holden, C. (2007) Implementing guidance on pelvic floor exercises. Nursing Times; 103: 19, 40–41

  • Fact file: A guide to managing constipation: part twoSubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    VOL: 103, ISSUE: 19, PAGE NO: 42Gaye KyleBA, DipEd, RGN, is senior lecturer, Faculty of Health and Human Sciences, Thames Valley University, Slough.Kyle, G. (2007) A guide to managing constipation: part two. Nursing Times; 103: 19, 42–43

  • Skills: Assessing continence with bladder ultrasoundSubscription

    Clinical31 December, 2007

    VOL: 103, ISSUE: 19, PAGE NO: 44Ray AddisonBSc, FETC, CertHEd, RN, is nurse consultant in bladder and bowel dysfunction, Mayday University Hospital, Croydon.Addison, R. (2007) Assessing continence with bladder ultrasound. Nursing Times; 103: 19, 44–45

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