Issue : 7 June 2011
View all stories from this issue.
Women from poorer areas of the UK are less likely to be diagnosed early and are less likely to survive breast cancer, say researchers.
Registered users of nursingtimes.net can win a copy of the novel ‘Legal Aspects of Medicines 2nd edition’
Registered users of nursingtimes.net can win a copy of the novel ‘10-minute consultation: cardiovascular risk’
Will organ donation ever be the norm?Subscription
What will help organ donation become a routine, accepted feature of palliative care?
What can nurses do to help cancer survivors?Subscription
Dr Frances Goodhart believes that nurses can make a real difference to patients recovering from cancer by providing information, honesty and support
In 2009, the Boorman report highlighted the importance of NHS staff health and wellbeing, not only for individual employees but also so they can delivery quality healthcare.
Jane Cummings and Michelle Mello ask what we can do to improve quality and justify pride in the nursing profession
In helping people battle substance misuse, Paul Thompson has learnt it’s not just the patients who need educating
The government is set to make it compulsory for GP consortia to have a nurse representative on their boards, Nursing Times understands.
The Advertising Standards Authority (ASA) has been urged to beware of cosmetic injectable firms conning customers.