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Newly announced funding to upgrade linear accelerators in England, and more generally advances in radiotherapy techniques, will help provide cutting-edge radiotherapy services to all. What are the implications for professionals?
Platelets should not be squandered: hospitals can use a range of strategies to become more efficient in the way they use this precious blood component. This article is accompanied by a self-assessment questionnaire so you can test your knowledge after reading it
Using patient education to reduce risk of VTESubscription
Venous thromboembolism is a condition that can be minimised when nurses take the lead with patient education to ensure they better adhere to treatment
Nurses are taking increasingly complex and central roles in clinical research - they are coordinating trials centrally, recruiting participants, and collecting and sharing data
Managing and treating chronic kidney diseaseSubscription
Chronic kidney disease is irreversible, but management and treatment options are available to help patients self-manage the condition and maintain their quality of life
Red and white blood cells have a range of functions and a full blood count is the one of the most frequently requested routine tests to aid diagnosis
Recommendations aim to support sickle cell disease and thalassaemia specialist nurses
Managing hereditary thrombophiliaSubscription
Hereditary thrombophilia increases the risk of thrombosis. Nurses can educate patients to help them understand the condition and its associated risk factors