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Issue : 27 November 2007

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  • Men’s experiences of partners’ postnatal mental illnessSubscription

    Clinical18 January, 2008

    Investigating men’s subjective experiences when their partners are admitted to hospital.Keywords: Mental health, Postnatal Depression, Management

  • Development: A framework for effective communication skills in patient educationSubscription

    Clinical18 January, 2008

    A framework for nurses to further improve and develop their communication skills during interaction with patients. Keywords: Education, Communication, Patient education

  • Job Opportunities In BriefSubscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    Job Opportunities In Brief

  • NMC appoints midwife memberSubscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    A midwife from Inverness has been elected the NMC’s new alternate council member for midwives in Scotland.

  • Learning disability CD createdSubscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    Two nurses have developed an electronic training package to help frontline staff encourage clients with learning disabilities to become more socially included.

  • Admission prevention tool updatedSubscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    A tool that helps prevent emergency hospital re-admissions has been updated to identify nursing interventions more accurately and increase savings.

  • ‘Healthcare is somewhat different from shopping’Subscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    We’ve known for a while that health service managers would like the NHS to function the way proper ‘businesses’ like supermarkets do. From a managerial perspective, it lacks a little something – like balloons, for example, and the nice ca-ching noise the cash register makes

  • Rising To The Leadership ChallenegeSubscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    A NEW health centre awaits its grand opening but councillors are demanding a plan to tackle MRSA rates. Patients need to be isolated in A&E because of a vomiting bug, a broken bedpan washer is spewing out sewage onto a hospital ward and there is an outbreak of Legionella at a local clinic, writes Louise Tweddell.

  • What’s happened to pain management?Subscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    Pain management has been slipping off the nursing agenda and is no longer taught to all nurses. Jennifer Taylor finds out what is being done to give it greater standing

  • Views from the forum on resuscitation decisionsSubscription

    Focus26 November, 2007

    Views from the forum on resuscitation decisions.

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