Lynne Pearce

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Pop-up hospital helps students make up for placements lost to COVID-19

University offers practical experience with clinical scenarios role-played by student peers

Cancer Nursing Practice

Cervical cancer: how the NHS at-home HPV testing trial is being rolled out

Cervix home HPV testing kits will help address shortfall in screening attendance

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From burnout to a top job in nursing research: what I’ve learned

Senior nurse researcher Jill Maben shares her tips for a move into research

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Heartburn and gastro-oesophageal reflux disease – how to support patients

GORD is a common condition with debilitating symptoms that should not be underestimated

Mental Health Practice

Mental health and well-being: nurse’s initiative helps rugby players tackle their issues

State of Mind charity has potentially saved dozens of lives

Nursing Standard

Infection prevention and control nursing: could it be your next career move?

The COVID-19 pandemic has given infection prevention and control extra impetus

Picture shows a woman comforting a young girl while a nurse holds her arm
Nursing Children and Young People

Chronic pain management in children and young people

New guidelines focus on physical, psychological and pharmacological interventions

Cancer Nursing Practice

Lung cancer or COVID-19? How to differentiate between their similar presentations

A new resource helps patients and nurses differentiate between the symptoms

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Critical care in the community: how a secondment has expanded my skills and experience

RCN Nurse of the Year Ana Waddington is pushing her boundaries in a mobile response unit role

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Music and dementia: how playlists can promote person-centred care

Learn how to promote sensitive, tailored use of music in care settings

Nursing Children and Young People

Looked after children: a framework for better outcomes

Revised guidance details roles and competencies required of healthcare staff

Nurse wearing a face mask walks away from a hospital building, looking downcast
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How COVID-19 is affecting nurses’ mental health, and what to do about it

There are so many reasons to feel anxious about coronavirus, but help is out there

Cancer Nursing Practice

Cervical cancer: how nurses can help reverse the fall in screening uptake

Nurses need to allay people’s fears about screening – and in doing so could save lives

Learning Disability Practice

COVID-19 vaccine: why people with learning disabilities should be a priority group

People with learning disabilities more likely to die from COVID-19 than general population

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Why you should do a PhD: a nurse’s guide to entering the research world

Children’s cancer nurse Helen Pearson explains what motivates her academic work

Nursing Older People

Online repeat prescriptions: advice on how to order for care home residents

Information on setting up secure proxy access for care home staff for repeat prescriptions

Emergency Nurse

Safe sedation practice in the emergency department

New guidance from the Royal College of Emergency Medicine on advanced clinical practitioners’ airway management skills

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Learning disability nursing: correcting those who ask ‘Is it real nursing?’

Student and NHS ambassador Helen Morgan is challenging misunderstandings about her field

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