Erin Dean

Nursing Standard

Obesity strategy: steps for tackling a public health crisis

The government’s plan to get the nation fit, protect against COVID-19 and ease strain on the NHS

Nursing Standard

Skilled professionals or NHS ‘heroes’: has public perception of nursing really changed?

An enhanced profile is one thing, but better pay and support requires a fundamental shift

Nursing Standard

Has your COVID-19 experience made you rethink your nursing career?

Nursing Standard survey reveals the pandemic’s wider impact on nurse retention

Nursing Standard

When COVID-19 started, CPD almost stopped

Nurses share their concerns about missed training and learning, but also highlight innovation

Nursing Children and Young People

Quality standards for preterm babies who need respiratory support

NICE outlines priority areas of care for premature babies requiring assisted ventilation

Nursing Standard

All you need to know about NMC fitness to practise cases

Fitness to practise cases are central to the NMC’s regulation of nursing standards

Nursing Standard

Pain management: how to safely resume services

Guidance says risks related to COVID-19 must be weighed before some interventions

Lyme disease risks
Nursing Standard

Lyme disease: how nurses can identify it and advise patients

How to detect the tick-borne infectious disease and promote awareness among the public

Nursing Older People

How to deliver person-centred end of life care for older people living with frailty

New guidance aims to help nurses deliver high-quality, person-centred care

A childs hand covered in red blotches. Symptoms of Kawasaki disease can include red fingers. Picture: Science Photo Library
Nursing Children and Young People

Paediatric multisystem inflammatory syndrome: what nurses need to know

Be alert for unusual symptoms as a small number of cases are identified

Nursing Standard

Diabetes and care homes: how nurses can manage risk related to COVID-19

Advice on effective management of hyperglycaemia, as well as end of life care and foot care

Picture shows a woman holding her head
Nursing Standard

More than a headache: how migraine treatment often falls short

Even though migraine is common, there’s a lack of understanding of it, even among nurses

Video consultations
Nursing Standard

Remote nursing consultations: how to get them right

Video consultations are here to stay. Here’s how to prepare for this ‘new normal’ in care

A small child at the top of a staircase. More than 100,000 children per year are admitted to hospital due to accidental injuries (Picture: iStock)
Emergency Nurse

COVID-19: how lockdown affects children’s risk of home accident injury

Spending more time at home means parents must be even more vigilant

Asthma management during COVID-19 pandemic
Nursing Standard

COVID-19 and severe asthma: what to advise patients

NICE guidance on managing severe asthma in adults and children during the pandemic

BAME staff during the COVID-19 pandemic
Nursing Standard

COVID-19: how can we protect BAME nurses during the crisis?

The pandemic has disproportionately affected BAME people and the NHS has been slow to react

Home nutrition
Nursing Standard

COVID-19 nutritional advice

Nutritional advice to help patients during and after COVID-19 has been published

Picture of a woman showing a boy how to clean his hands with sanitiser. Both are wearing masks.
Learning Disability Practice

COVID-19 pandemic presents new challenges for learning disability nurses

People with learning disabilities and autism may need help to understand the virus and...

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