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maandag 12 februari 2018

Cardiac system 1: anatomy and physiology

Cardiac system 1: anatomy and physiology
How does the heart work? What does it do? What is it compose of? How do you examine it? This article offers cardiac anatomy and physiology in a nutshell
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Effects of flexible staffing on patient outcomes and healthcare costs
Faced with nurse shortages, hospitals often use flexible staffing approaches. What does the evidence tell us about their risks and benefits?
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Comment: 'Why is it difficult to approach the topic of sexuality?'
Sex and sexuality may not be easy topics to broach, but nurses should be more aware of these important areas of care and more prepared to discuss potential issues with patients, says Lynn Buckley
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Prevention and control of influenza in an acute healthcare trust
Nottingham University Hospitals has put in place robust infection prevention and control measures to keep the influenza virus at bay this winter
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Using eye movement therapy to reduce trauma after intensive care
After a trauma such as coming close to death, intensive care patients may develop post-traumatic stress disorder. A small pilot study shows benefits of eye movement desensitisation and reprocessing...
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No Force First: eliminating restraint in a mental health trust
Mersey Care Foundation Trust has reduced the use of physical restraint through the 'No Force First' programme. It subsequently won the Patient Safety Improvement category in the 2017 Nursing Times...
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