Many UK healthcare professionals still “panic” when they come across a case of female genital mutilation (FGM), according to a leading specialist midwife who has called for improvements to training and services.
Nursing Times events to look out for in 2019
Nursing Times Careers Live will return in 2019 with seven events across England while the Student Nursing Times Awards will celebrate the best in nursing education – entries close soon
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