Nick Evans

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Nursing Children and Young People

Advice on resolving disagreements with the families of critically ill children

How to manage cases where parents conflict with decisions about life-sustaining treatment

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Cancer Nursing Practice

Durvalumab: NICE recommends new lung cancer treatment

New drug is 'biggest advance' seen for some time in treating certain lung cancers

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Emergency Nurse

New duty to stem gang violence would require nurses to 'use their instincts'

A multi-agency public health duty covering EDs would extend safeguarding approach

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Learning Disability Practice

Five days that rocked the learning disability care sector

Why the care of people with learning disabilities and autism is in need of urgent improvement

Nursing Older People

Wanted: social care nurses with a flair for multitasking

A new document sets out the impressive range of responsibilities and contribution of nurses...

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Learning Disability Practice

Whorlton Hall abuse leaves leading nurse 'shocked, saddened and appalled'

RCN LD nursing forum chair condemns lack of action from government and NHS leaders

Nursing Older People

Spotlight on ageism in the health service

Research suggests the health service may be ageist, and staff should look at their approach

Primary Health Care

Health visitors and school nurses’ new curriculum reflects range and breadth of role

Documents sets out the knowledge, skills and attributes they need

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Cancer Nursing Practice

NHS England urged to tackle ageism in cancer care

Older women with breast cancer are less likely to receive treatment, claims new report

Cancer Nursing Practice

Northern Ireland set for new cancer strategy

New cancer strategy will come amid predicted significant rise in demand for services

Nursing Children and Young People

Ambitious new curriculum redefines public health nursing standards

Recommended curriculum outlines what is expected of public health nurses

Mental Health Practice

In the balance: austerity and its toll on mental health services

Loneliness highlighted at RCN congress 2019 as ‘a real problem for all NHS staff'

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Emergency Nurse

Will momentous changes to the four-hour target in EDs affect patient safety?

NHS England to pilot new measures for six months from April

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Nursing Children and Young People

How the NHS hopes to improve children’s care by investing in the community

NHS Long Term Plan looks to bring key staff together in primary care networks

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Cancer Nursing Practice

Mind your cancer language

Poll reveals 40% of people find militaristic words such as 'fight' inappropriate

Nursing Older People

Acute frailty services aim to cut avoidable ED admissions

NHS Long Term Plan puts the focus on improving acute frailty services for older people

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Emergency Nurse

Non-hospital care seen as key to easing demands on emergency services

NHS Long Term Plan promises integrated community care, but lingering doubts remain

Cancer Nursing Practice

NHS Long Term Plan reveals bold cancer strategy, but doubts remain over its delivery

Plans for improved cancer diagnosis and care are threatened by nurse shortages

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