Category list : Adult nursing
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'Is being a nurse ruining your health?'Subscription
Recently I’ve been a bit of a mess; I’ve let work get on top of me and have been juggling those personal things that just seem to crop up at inconvenient times
A study focused on the provision of “good” and dignified care, what health professionals perceive this to include and exactly what they need to do to provide it
I’ve spent the last ten weeks on an older people’s rehabilitation ward where the patients are quite unwell; they need help to wash, dress, eat and get to the toilet
The impact of animals on patient wellbeingSubscription
Animals can have a profound effect on the health and wellbeing of the people who care for them so every nurse should consider this when compiling patients’ care plans
Now I’m in the middle of my third year I’m finding that I’m reflecting more on why I started a career in nursing
After spending a week as an inpatient on an NHS ward, Josephine realised how little privacy patients have in a ward environment.
'This kind of nursing isn’t for everybody'Subscription
Keeley Roe is working to give sexual assault victims their power back
Gathering, right from the time of admission, information that will be key for discharge is one of those ‘small things’ that can improve discharge from hospital, argues Liz Lees-Deutsch
I feel I’ve moaned my way through this degree
Professional boundaries between nurses and their patients and relatives can be blurred. Narratives can help us reflect on where these boundaries lie in practice