Issue : 27 July 2010
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Unison members are most likely to walk outSubscription
Unison members would be the most likely to strike if they were unhappy with their working conditions, Nursing Times’ survey has revealed.
Nurses have become so concerned about their job security and working conditions that more than a quarter say they would go on strike, Nursing Times’ largest ever survey has found.
What nurses had to say about industrial actionSubscription
Comments from Nursing Times’ survey
The results of Nursing Times’ largest-ever survey reveal what nurses would be prepared to do to protect their jobs.
Nurses must be confident in assessing and implementing spiritual care. Active listening and effective communication will help gain an understanding of needs
Older people often need pain relief yet age related changes can influence drug pharmacokinetics. An awareness of both drug and non-drug interventions is vital
Even if there is no injury, falls can lead to a loss of confidence and independence. Reducing the number of falls sustained by older people in NHS care is a priority
As nursing prepares to become an all degree profession, Amanda McGough reflects that its members have not always supported each other in their academic achievements
Enhancing life opportunities should be a priority for those working in prison settings. A project reveals how the health needs of young offenders were addressed
A Cochrane review compared multidisciplinary rehabilitation for fractured neck of femur with usual rehabilitation in inpatient and ambulatory settings