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vrijdag 4 augustus 2017

Dundee University announces new dean of nursing

Dundee University announces new dean of nursing
The University of Dundee has appointed Professor Lynn Kilbride as its new dean of nursing and health sciences.
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Trust uses animation to 'convey vital back pain advice'
Heart of England NHS Foundation Trust has launched an innovative new tool to communicate vital advice that it hopes will help patients with back pain and reduce the need for hospital treatment.
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Verbal aggression 'angers nurses more than violence'
Verbal aggression, such as personal insults, name-calling, and discriminatory remarks, by patients is linked with a higher level of anger among mental health nurses than physical violence, according to UK researchers.
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NMC to be scrutinised over handling of Morecambe Bay
The nursing and midwifery regulator's handling of witnesses and freedom of information requests are being put under the spotlight in an inquiry ordered by the health secretary.
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Charity concerned at claims baby boxes reduce 'cot death'
A national charity that works to reduce the rates of sudden infant death syndrome (SIDS) has revealed concerns about the increasing popularity of "baby boxes".
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Nurse research often 'failing to adhere to trial best practice'
Less than half of clinical trials published in leading nursing journals are officially registered, according to a study, whose authors say their findings raise serious questions about standards and "do not cast the profession in a positive light".
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