Issue : January 2002
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Malaria: prevention and treatmentSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 05, PAGE NO: 34Carolyn Driver, MSc, RGN, RM, RHV, FPCert, is an independent travel health specialist nurse and chair of the British Travel Health AssociationMalaria is a serious, potentially fatal disease and people travelling to infected areas should take appropriate preventive steps to reduce their risk of contracting it.
The listening bookSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 05, PAGE NO: 42Mike SmithFor many years nurses have discussed the meaning in the voices that some people hear. Perceived wisdom in psychiatry is that it is the form and frequency of the voices rather than the content that is critical.
Sex education takes to the roadSubscription
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Helping people with PTSD deal with flashbacksSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 05, PAGE NO: 40 Simon Joseph, BSc, RMN, Cert Counselling, is hepatitis specialist nurse, Bristol Specialist Drugs Service
Best practice will get even betterSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 05, PAGE NO: 33Emma White, BSc, RGNIncreasingly nurses are expected to reflect on and provide evidence for their practice. This needs to be balanced with demanding workloads. It is not possible for nurses to read, assimilate and critique all the relevant material during their working week, just as it would be impossible for nurses to keep up to date with all the heavyweight journals.
Teenage pregnancy: whose problem?Subscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 04, PAGE NO: 36 Mary Kiddy, BSc, RGN, RSCN, is a teenage pregnancy coordinator at Calderdale and Huddersfield NHS Trust, West Yorkshire
The language of chest painSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 04, PAGE NO: 38 John Albarran, MSc, PGDipEd, DipN, is principal lecturer in critical care, University of the West of England, Bristol
An overview of skin care and faecal incontinenceSubscription
VOL: 98, ISSUE: 04, PAGE NO: 58 Sarah Le Lievre, RGN, CMB, FETC, Cert.H.Ed, is clinical nurse specialist, continence, Health and Social Services, Jersey, Channel Islands
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