Issue : 17 November 2009
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A DVD and booklet were developed to help people with chronic fatigue syndrome to achieve a balance between rest and activity through pacing
The Royal College of Nursing’s neutrality on assisted suicide implies nurses have no good reason to take sides - but ‘the voice of nursing’ must make a choice, argues Paul Wainwright
Adavances in research have created a knowledge revolution, which is helping our understanding of the effect of genetics and genomics on health and disease
Technology can back up big ideas and bold actionSubscription
Ros Moore on why we must harness technology effectively to achieve improvements in quality and efficiency
We should not see support workers as our enemySubscription
There are, among healthcare workers, a series of popular responses to an economic downturn. Some move to Spain and try to open up a vegetarian restaurant, yoga retreat or drive one of those speedboats that drag inflatable bananas around the bay throwing screaming kids into the sea. A few hunker down and prepare to see out the storm - they have mortgages or children and are rubbish at yoga. One or two get angry with politicians and managers and try to campaign to defend services. But ...