Issue : August 2002
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Giving students the confidence to take partSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 35, PAGE NO: 36 Raph Morgan, MSc, RGN, SEN, is a nurse lecturer, Trinity College, University of Dublin
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Focus on Chronic obstructive pulmonary diseaseSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 35, PAGE NO: 41 JUDITH McALLISTER, MA, RN, Respiratory Specialist Nurse, North Peterborough Primary Care Trust; Regional Trainer, Asthma and COPD, National Respiratory Training Centre, Warwick Sponsored by Pfizer.
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 35, PAGE NO: 31 Cancer is a global problem that does not recognise national or international boundaries, but cancer treatments are governed by these boundaries - as the 12th International Conference on Cancer Nursing, taking place in London this week, acknowledges.
Setting standards for clinical care in ScotlandSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 35, PAGE NO: 32Frances Smith, MSc, BSc, RGN, is director of nursing and quality, Clinical Standards Board for Scotland, Edinburgh The Clinical Standards Board for Scotland was set up as a special health board in April 1999 after the Acute Services Review Report (Scottish Office, 1998) recommended the establishment of a body to develop national clinical standards for Scotland and measure performance in the health service.
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 34, PAGE NO: 43PHIL JEVON, RESUSCITATION OFFICER, MANOR HOSPITAL, WALSALLSponsored by PfizerExternal pacing is performed during a cardiac arrest to treat arrythmias, including bradyarrythmias and ventricular standstill.
Food record chartsSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 34, PAGE NO: 53 Lesley Freeman, PG Dip, State Registered Dietitian, is a dietitian, Guy’s Hospital, London
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Nutrition and nurse educationSubscription
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