Issue : 24 February 2016
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‘Have the confidence to apply for a community-based post’
Nurse appointed to new research role in GlasgowSubscription
A leading researcher in the field of palliative care will join an elite band of clinical nursing professors when she takes up the first post of its kind at a university in Scotland.
Your must-read guide to what’s happening in nursing this week
New analysis has shown that half of all registered managers in the adult social care sector are aged over 50, which could see 10,000 retire within the next 15 years.
‘Summer internship scheme will ‘set you apart’ from other graduates’
Health professionals are not always clear on the procedure for administering medication rectally, the benefits of this route or its indications
Media attention on health conditions can be a mixed blessing, says Amy Bowen
'Danger lies in giving less but wanting more'Subscription
The Francis Report shone the spotlight on a lot of issues for the nursing profession.
Do you dare talk to that consultant?Subscription
As a final year student, children’s branch editor Danielle has found that other members of the multidisciplinary team not only “don’t bite” but can actually really help you in your learning journey
Some cancer treatments can lead to heart complications, especially in patients with pre-existing cardiovascular conditions.