Patients can assess their own back pain using an app on their phone or tablet as effectively as current paper methods, according to UK researchers.
A nurse from Wrexham has won a charity award for her “outstanding” commitment to prostate cancer patients.
Questions have been raised over where busy healthcare staff in Scotland will find the time to complete training in how to use new workload planning tools, if proposed legislation is introduced.
Nursing staff at a hospital trust in Yorkshire are celebrating being a year free of the superbug MRSA for the first time.
Too many lung cancer patients in the UK are missing out on “pivotal” support from a clinical nurse specialist, experts have warned.
Cognitive behavioural therapy intervention delivered by respiratory nurses can reduce anxiety symptoms in chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, according to UK researchers.
A charity is encouraging nurses to support its appeal to develop the world’s first screening tool for ovarian cancer.
The blood conditions sickle cell disease and thalassaemia “lack representation” in pre-registration nurse and midwife education, MPs have warned.
Researchers have published the first set of indicators intended to specially help measure the quality and impact of palliative day services across the UK.
Escalated efforts to encourage NHS nurses to get vaccinated against influenza ahead of the winter appear to be paying off, with figures indicating a small increase in uptake.