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Work the world - my trip to TakoradiSubscription
Let me start by saying doing my nursing elective placement in Ghana was the best thing I have ever done.
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A Nursing Times special event gathered together senior nurses to consider what action they needed to take to protect themselves and their staff from needlestick injuries as the EU Directive becomes law in May 2013
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Improving diabetes careSubscription
A Nursing Times survey indicated most nurses saw the benefits of using a connected meter to manage diabetes, writes Kathy Oxtoby
As nurses we know how important it is that patients have everything explained to them properly and access to the right information at the right time.
Patient safety leaders transform handovers at George EliotVideoSubscription
Ward staff and patients at George Eliot Hospital in Nuneaton are reaping the rewards of investing in training for patient safety improvement.
Driving quality in diabetes careSubscription
A new generation of Point of Care blood glucose testing meters with wireless connectivity to the hospital’s IT systems is raising the quality of data collected andspeeding up nurse’s access to blood glucose results therefore improving patient safety and care.
This advertorial was sponsored by Novo Nordisk. The content was approved by the sponsoring company and the author prior to publication.Prior to 1985, insulin administration for people with diabetes meant using a large glass syringe and a reusable needle, both of which had to be sterilised by boiling.
Walking your way to health Subscription
Not everyone may feel that they have the fitness levels or the self-discipline to pound the pavements in their jogging gear, but walking regularly is accessible and can have health benefits to boot.