The case study of a man in his early 20s with continence problems illustrates how young adults need support and understanding to self-manage bowel and bladder issues
A respiratory nurse’s reflections on her therapeutic relationship with a patient experiencing intractable breathlessness and on the challenges of ‘being with’ patients at the end of life
Alexis Barber, 24, was recently diagnosed with osteoarthritis in both knees. While one nurse acted as her advocate, others couldn’t believe she had developed this condition at such a young age
Janet Wood shares her experiences of the care she received and the challenges she faced whilst coping with necrotising fasciitis.
Tony Nicklinson is paralysed and relies on 24-hour care. Here he questions why carers wear gloves for non-clinical procedures