Category list : older people nurses recommendation
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This article, the first in a two-part series, offers a comprehensive overview of hip fracture and how to prevent it. It comes with a self-assessment enabling you to test your knowledge after reading it
Choking is a life-threatening emergency that nurses must be able to recognise and treat. This article explains how to deal with choking in adults and will be followed by an article about managing choking in children
In Rotherham, patients aged 55 and over can self-refer to a service that combines ear care and audiology. The initiative won the Care of Older People category in the 2017 Nursing Times Awards
A comprehensive baseline continence assessment will inform diagnosis and treatment. This article provides a step-by-step guide to the key elements of continence assessment, and comes with a self-assessment, enabling you to test your knowledge after reading it
Early recognition, appropriate assessment and individual care plans all help improve outcomes for people living with frailty. This article is accompanied by a self-assessment questionnaire so ...
The normal ageing process brings about changes to the cardiovascular system that mean the heart works less efficiently. What exactly happens and why?