Category list : Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists
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New register for nurses who carry out spirometrySubscription
Primary care nurses will be able to prove their ability to perform spirometry, under a new certification and registration scheme set to be brought in over the next five years.
NHS efforts to tackle lung disease 'lagging behind' Subscription
Efforts by the NHS and other public health bodies to tackle lung disease are lagging well behind efforts in other disease areas, even though it is one of UK’s “big three” killers, according to a report.
National Review of Asthma Deaths: implicationsSubscription
A new report is calling for every nurse to recognise the signs of asthma deterioration to reduce the number of fatal attacks in the UK
Nasal cannulas are used to deliver oxygen when a low flow, low or medium concentration is required, and the patient is in a stable state.
Nebulised bronchodilator therapy is no longer recommended for most people with asthma (BTS and Scottish Intercollegiate Guideline Network, 2009).
ARNS announces annual conference datesSubscription
The Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists (ARNS) is to hold its 2011 annual conference on 6 and 7 May.
ARNS calls for poster submissionsSubscription
The Association of Respiratory Nurse Specialists (ARNS) is calling for abstract submissions for poster presentations to be made as part of its annual conference next year.
ARNS conference round upSubscription
A round up of the Association of Respiratory Nurses annual conference, plus presentations from the conference.
ARNS announces bursariesSubscription
The Association of Respiratory Nurses has awarded £2000 in bursaries to respiratory nurses to pay for academic courses.
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