Matthew Mckew

Nursing Standard

Children need to be taught how to wash hands, says NICE

Children and young people need to be taught to wash their hands properly in a bid to cut down the risk of infection, according to new guidance from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE).

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New bra designed by specialist nurses helps wound healing after heart surgery

Specialist nurses have created a new bra to promote wound healing in women who have had heart surgery.

Emergency scenario
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Actors take centre stage in emergency department trauma training

Staff were put through their paces at Doncaster Royal Infirmary during a new trauma course.

Nurse asleep at the wheel
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Four in ten junior doctors have fallen asleep at the wheel after night shift, poll reveals

BBC survey adds to concerns about driving after long shifts