Issue : May 2001
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VOL: 97, ISSUE: 22, PAGE NO: 54 Paul Sudworth, FIBMS, DMLM, is chief biomedical scientist, Microbiology Department, Scarborough and Northeast Yorkshire Healthcare NHS Trust
It's time to tear apathy apartSubscription
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 22, PAGE NO: 35Alex Mathieson RGN RNMHI've never subscribed to the view that general elections are dull, boring and best ignored. I like them. Call it idealism or naivety, but I feel there is something cleansing about subjecting our politicians to such intense critical scrutiny.
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 22, PAGE NO: 57 Margaret Jenkins, RGN, SCM, is a community infection control sister, Scarborough and North East Yorkshire Healthcare NHS Trust
Making the best use of overseas recruits' skillsSubscription
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Demystifying practice developmentSubscription
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Empowerment in policy and practiceSubscription
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 22, PAGE NO: 40 Mark Faulkner, PhD, MSc, BA, RGN, CertTHEd, is lecturer in gerontology and continuing care, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Sheffield The term ‘empowerment’ has become increasingly popular in nursing, where it is used in a variety of contexts and given an assortment of meanings (Gibson, 1991).
Hand-washing key to food safetySubscription
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 22, PAGE NO: 53Kathryn LittleThe key focus of National Food Safety Week (June 11-17) is hand-washing. Recent publicity has highlighted the risks to the public from poor standards of animal husbandry, food production and processing, particularly during the BSE crisis and the outbreak of E. coli 0157 in Scotland. Continuing evidence in the weekly Communicable Disease Report suggests that cases of food-borne illness continue to rise.
NERVOUS SYSTEM 10Subscription
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 22, PAGE NO: 43Clare Addison...
Managing occlusion in central venous cathetersSubscription
VOL: 97, ISSUE: 21, PAGE NO: 36 Liz Simcock, BA, RGN, is clinical nurse specialist for central venous access, Meyerstein Institute of Oncology, Middlesex Hospital, UCLH, London