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Perfecting your practice

Looking in detail at a new practice article each week - as a student, what can you learn from it?

All posts by Ann Shuttleworth

How to care for patients with stomas

Posted by Ann ShuttleworthMon, 14 Nov 2011

Article: Essential care for patients with stomaThis article tells you about:The main types of stomaCommon reasons that patients need stomasHow to care for patients with stomasYou would be likely to reference this article if you were researching:Stoma careColostomy, urostomy ...

How do I perform a spirometry test?

Posted by Ann ShuttleworthWed, 26 Oct 2011

Article: Understanding spirometryAuthor: Linda Pearce is respiratory nurse consultant and clinical lead, Suffolk COPD Services, West Suffolk HospitalThis article tells you about:What spirometry is and why it is usedHow to decide whether ...