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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 from: April 2012

Why are cases of allergic rhinitis increasing in the UK?

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyMon, 23 Apr 2012

Article: Managing allergic rhinitisAuthor: Linda Pearce is respiratory nurse consultant and clinical lead Suffolk COPD ...

What are some common signs of impulsive or compulsive behaviour?

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyFri, 20 Apr 2012

Article:  Cotton P, Heisters D (2012) How to care for people with Parkinson’s disease. Nursing Times; 108: 16, 12-13.Author: Patsy Cotton is advanced nurse practitioner in Parkinson’s disease and movement disorder, Salford Royal Foundation Trust; Daiga Heisters is head of professional ...

An overview of chronic heart failure management

Posted by Kathryn GodfreyThu, 5 Apr 2012

Article: Butler J (2012) An overview of chronic heart failure. Nursing Times; 108: 14, 16-20Author: Jane Butler is consultant nurse, Bart’s and The London Trust.THIS ARTICLE WILL TELL YOU ABOUT:The definition and symptoms of chronic heart failure (CHF)How the heart functions normally and how the body responds ...