Issue : 9 February 2009
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This research study evaluates patients’ experience of colposcopy following direct referral
Tracheostomy care 2 - Inner tubeSubscription
The procedure for changing the inner tube of tracheostomy
This article outlines an audit project to assess practice in nutritional care for older people
As the dust settles on the Baby P scandal and the child health strategy looks set to be finally unveiled, Helen Mooney puts the government’s pledges on the role of health visiting under scrutiny
This article explores when to start nutritional support and different ways in which it can be administered
Nurses waste 'an hour a shift' finding equipmentSubscription
More than one-third of nurses spend at least an hour finding items of equipment during an average hospital shift, according to a survey by Nursing Times.
How one hospital trust streamlined it's discharge process with simple system of reminders based on predicted discharge dates
Ensuring men and women have single-sex hospital wards must now be a top priority for clinical, as well as administrative staff.
This study explores whether online learning can improve nurses' infection control knowledge
Tracheostomy care: Part 1 - Using suction to remove respiratory secretions via a tracheostomy tubeSubscription
How to use suction to remove respiratory secretions via a tracheostomy tube