Nurses need to demonstrate their contribution to care by describing, measuring and comparing what they do at an international level
Nurses must embrace technology as part of ensuring high-quality care
People with rarer cancers deserve the same support and information as those with more common cancers
For the last 25 years, I have been working in the field of wound healing and more recently in lymphoedema.
Over the last six months, I have been privileged to meet and work with around 300 senior nurses from across England.
Ambulatory emergency care (AEC), or same-day emergency care, is an evolving approach in which appropriate adult emergency patients can be diagnosed, treated and discharged from hospital on the same day.
Hardly a day goes by without nurses being put in the line of fire for their lack of care and compassion. The release of the Francis report will inevitably intensify the focus.
Lisa Bayliss Pratt and Susan Hamer call for a development strategy for the clinical research nurse workforce, which they deem essential to ensure we have the skills we need to support this key area of growth
The role of clinical research nurses will be duly highlighted and promoted by the Shape of Caring Review, thinks Christine Norton
Education and research need to be integrated into practice, not isolated from it, and specialist centres have a central role to play in developing partnerships with other providers, higher education institutions and other bodies, believes Paul Fish