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Issue : October 2001

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  • Time to put the R back in TPRSubscription

    Clinical4 October, 2001

    VOL: 97, ISSUE: 40, PAGE NO: 32 Captain Gary Kenward, BSc, RGN, is project leader, in-hospital cardiac arrest prevention project Nicholas Castle, DipIMC, RN, is resuscitation training officer, Frimley Park Hospital, Camberley, Surrey; Colonel Timothy Hodgetts, FRCP, FRCSEd, FFAEM, FIMC, FRGS, Dip MedEd, L/RAMC, is professor of emergency medicine and trauma, University Hospital Birmingham NHS Trust

  • Between a rock and a hard placeSubscription

    Clinical4 October, 2001

    VOL: 97, ISSUE: 40, PAGE NO: 31Eileen Shepherd, RGN, DipNTo visit a relative who is lying in bed with any form of restraint, including cot sides, is disturbing, but to see a relative lying on a mattress on the floor can appear on the surface to be barbaric.

  • Client involvement is the sure way to better healthSubscription

    Clinical4 October, 2001

    VOL: 97, ISSUE: 40, PAGE NO: 36Alice Webster, MSc, BA, RGN, RHV, RM, is health visitor/development, Eastbourne and County Health Care NHS TrustThe idea behind Sure Start is to reshape and add value to local services for families. The project offers support for parents and carers by delivering a variety of multi-agency services.

  • Bladder health and continence careSubscription

    Clinical4 October, 2001

    VOL: 97, ISSUE: 40, PAGE NO: 55

  • Detecting pain in people with profound learning disabilitiesSubscription

    Clinical4 October, 2001

    VOL: 97, ISSUE: 40, PAGE NO: 38

  • Complementary therapies: what is the evidence for their use?Subscription

    Clinical1 October, 2001

    Janet Richardson, BSc (Hons), PhD, CPsychol, RN, DipDN, PGCE, RNT.

  • The problems of aggression and violence for health-care staffSubscription

    Clinical1 October, 2001

    Sara Morgan, RN, DipN. Staff Nurse, Emergency Unit, University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff. The work on which this paper is based was undertaken as part of a BSc (Nursing) degree at the University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff

  • A nurse-led service to provide palliative care in the communitySubscription

    Clinical1 October, 2001

    Margaret McGovern, RN.

  • Reducing symptoms and improving outcomes in patients with anginaSubscription

    Clinical1 October, 2001

    Aidan MacDermott RN, MSc. Research Nurse, Cardiology Department, Freeman Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Trust, Newcastle upon Tyne

  • Development of national and local policy in the care of older peopleSubscription

    Clinical1 October, 2001

    Petra Kopp Open Learning Editor, Words at Work, Brighton, has adapted this paper from the chapter ‘Policy and policy management’ in the Emap Healthcare Open Learning module General Nursing Perspectives in the Care of the Older Person …