Kat Keogh

Nurse Alessia Bonari posted a picture of her bruises after wearing a protective mask for extended periods during Italy's COVID-19 epidemic
Nursing Standard

Tired, afraid and bruised: nurse reports from Italy’s COVID-19 front line

Alessia Bonari urged members of the public to ‘do their part’ during the pandemic

Covid-19 advice
Cancer Nursing Practice

Charities issue coronavirus advice for people with cancer

Advice covers frequent questions and offers reassurance on treatment plans and drug supplies

Illustration of a clipboard showing a ticklist, surrounded by individuals and everyday elements of a workplace. Nursing Standard's survey asks about nurses' workplace, conditions and commute
Nursing Standard

How does your workplace help or hinder you? Tell us about your job and conditions

Last chance to take our quick survey on the factors that are part of nurses’ working lives

Cancer words
Cancer Nursing Practice

Be aware of the effect language and phrases can have on cancer patients

Healthcare professionals share their experiences as cancer patients

patient seen from behind, lying on a trolley in a hospital corridor
Nursing Standard

‘Corridor nursing’: the new normal for emergency nurses

Emergency departments resort increasingly to providing care in non-designated areas – survey

RCN members on a picket line in Belfast
Nursing Standard

Deal done: nurses vote to end dispute about pay and safe staffing

NHS staff in Northern Ireland secure promises on pay parity and nurse numbers

illustration shows nurses using a variety of tools of their job
Nursing Standard

Does your workplace help or hinder you in your nursing job?

Take our quick survey and tell us about your commute, IT, rest facilities and more

NMC investigate colleagues of rogue surgeon
Nursing Standard

Two nurses referred to NMC as part of rogue breast surgeon inquiry

The Paterson Inquiry also criticised collaboration in health and social care regulation

young woman looks through estate agent's window
Nursing Standard

High cost of living makes nurses in London dream of relocation

Call for action on rents and transport as costs fuel region’s nursing shortage

Nursing Standard wants to hear nurses' views on corridor care, after emergency department attendances in England hit a record high in December 2019
Nursing Standard

Corridor nursing: share your experiences in our online survey

Nursing Standard wants your views on ‘corridor care’ as emergency attendance hits record high

Trevor Sorbie
Cancer Nursing Practice

Wigs for people with cancer-related hair loss have improved since mum’s Trump bouffant

A new charity is creating stylish wigs for people facing medical-related hair loss

collage of faces of some of the nurses named in the new year's honours list
Nursing Standard

Nurses named in New Year’s Honours: we’re proud, privileged and humbled

Nurses from diverse settings and specialties honoured for services to the profession

Nursing Standard

Top 10: The most popular articles of 2019

We look back at the most-read articles from the past 12 months

Picture of a man running
Cancer Nursing Practice

Physical exercise may reduce risk of prostate cancer

Study finds reduced risk of prostate cancer among men with a specific DNA variation

Diagram of Wilm’s tumour in a baby
Cancer Nursing Practice

Gene causing rare form of kidney cancer identified

Children with Wilm’s tumour may no longer need nephrectomies

Picture shows a woman wearing headphones sitting in front of a computer screen. Nurses can take a free online course on targeted cancer treatments. Launching in February, it comprises two to three hours of learning per week for five weeks.
Cancer Nursing Practice

Cancer nurses can take free course on targeted treatments

The online course, launching in February, comprises 2-3 hours per week for five weeks

district nurse talking to patient in her own home
Nursing Standard

District nursing heads into perfect storm, with demand rising as workforce dwindles

Queen’s Nursing Institute calls on next government to invest in staffing

Jean Saunders
Nursing Standard

RCN Wales Nurse of the Year named

Inspirational leader Jean Saunders praised for improving healthcare access for asylum seekers