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Managing indwelling urinary catheters in adultsSubscription
The essentials of safe and appropriate use of indwelling urinary catheters in adults are summarised in this article. They are also available as a learning resource in our learning unit on catheter care
'When I lost my baby I didn't receive the support I should've afterwards; but there is hope for others'Subscription
Last week I attended a conference to celebrate staff dedication and commitment to patient care at the trust in which I do the majority of my placements.
What do you do if you feel you’ve chosen the wrong branch of nursing?
“Plucking hairs ‘can make more grow’,” BBC News reports, while the Daily Mail went as far as saying scientists have found “a cure for baldness”. But before you all reach for your tweezers, this discovery was made in mice, not humans.
A new awards scheme for research carried out by nurses, midwives and allied health professionals based in Scotland has been launched to showcase their work and encourage others to follow suit.
The results of the first-ever census of specialist adult cancer nurses in Wales have been published and are now available to download.
As I approach the end of my final semester of theory I keep asking myself the same question: will I ever be qualified?
At the end of each of my placements I always ask a healthcare assistant if they would be willing to write a testimony for me.
Let’s be honest, being a student nurse is a huge financial burden and it’s not always easy to find ways to make some extra cash.
The number of specialist adult cancer nurses in England has reached an all-time high, with more than 3,000 posts in the NHS, newly released figures show.