Issue : 17 November 2008
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The Association for Continence Advice has confirmed the date and venue of its next annual conference
The BMA has called for a lower alcohol limit for drivers in a bid to reduce the number of road accidents caused by drink driving
A new HPA report suggests recent changes in drug taking behaviour have contributed to an increase in bacterial infections
Christine Beasley, the chief nursing officer for England, has been awarded an honorary doctorate in recognition of her service to the NHS by Sheffield Hallam University.
Continence nurse blog: Time for specialist nurses and health management to work togetherSubscription
Cooperation between specialists nurses and health management could do wonders for continence care and the wider NHS, says Nursing Times continence blogger Frank Booth
A Norfolk hospital has set up a website on actinomycosis, an illness once common in medieval times, following its high profile diagnosis in a patient.
The herb Ginkgo biloba does not reduce the progression of dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, according to a study.
The government has named David Foster, former director of nursing at Hammersmith Hospitals NHS Trust, the new deputy CNO for England
The first quality indicators that could measure the performance of NHS nurses in areas from compassion to infection control have been revealed.
A Labour peer has been appointed chairperson of the 'super regulator' for health care, the Council for Healthcare Regulatory Excellence (CHRE)