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maandag 8 oktober 2018

Using a positive practice environment framework to support recruitment

Using a positive practice environment framework to support recruitment
Pathway to Excellence is an accredited programme that empowers nursing staff through shared decision-making and aims to increase staff and patient satisfaction as well as the quality of care. This...
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Implementing the nurse degree apprenticeship scheme
A nurse degree apprenticeship scheme in north-west England is demonstrating that apprenticeship is an effective strategy for nurse education and recruitment
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Use of excessive oxygen in the acutely ill increases mortality rate
Findings of a systematic review by the National Institute for Health Research comparing the use of 'liberal' and 'conservative' oxygen therapies and their impact on patient mortality
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Comment: 'Effectively prioritising tasks is key to good leadership'
Claire Kent reflects on how difficult it is to prioritise tasks and give enough attention to staff wellbeing in her extremely busy role as deputy associate chief nurse/matron at Queen Elizabeth...
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Exploring the relationship between stroke and headache
We still lack conclusive evidence on the complex links between headaches or migraine and stroke. Further research is needed to strengthen guidance and improve management
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Malignant hypercalcaemia: definition, symptoms and treatment
This article provides an overview of malignant hypercalcaemia, its aetiology, relationship with cancer, prognosis, symptoms and treatment. It comes with a self-assessment enabling you to test your...
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