Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

Reducing the risk of medication errors in cancer settings

Steps that can be taken to reduce the risk of medication errors

Experiences of healthcare staff in cancer care for people with learning disabilities

A literature review of cancer assessment and treatment for people with learning disabilities

Mesothelioma: exploring gender differences in diagnosis, legal advice and risk

Emphasis on risk of exposure to asbestos in high-risk jobs may have obscured others at risk

Exploring the effectiveness of digital technology to support patients with adrenal...

Use of online information and support programmes for people with adrenal incidentaloma

Exploring the social and cultural patterns of male grief and associated health effects

The role of society and culture in influencing what is seen as a Western male grief response

Evaluating a digital self-management tool for people living with multiple myeloma

Findings from a study of a digital tool to support people with multiple myeloma

Exploring relationships in the search for meaning in people living with cancer: part 2

Second of two articles describing the personal story of cancer

Enhanced recovery after surgery in patients with colorectal cancer: a non-systematic...

Literature review on enhanced recovery in patients undergoing colorectal surgery

Black African and black Caribbean men’s understanding of prostate cancer post-treatment

Qualitative research into prostate cancer among black men in England

Exploring important relationships in the search for meaning in people living with...

First of two articles on the personal experience of cancer, this explores relationships

Assessing and managing chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy

CIPN is a common side effect of certain cytotoxic regimens characterised by sensory symptoms
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Patient and public involvement on the clinical pathway for clinical trial participants

A service evaluation into the effect PPI can have on a patient pathway

Offering breast cancer patients a choice of device for administration of chemotherapy

A service improvement project offered patients a choice early on in their treatment

Using targeted education to improve acute hospital nurses’ knowledge and attitudes...

An evaluation project on the assessment and management of pain in acute hospitals

Role of the body in cancer, sense-making and the search for meaning

Nursing care requires nurses to work intimately and closely with the bodies of others

Managing diarrhoea in patients with prostate cancer who undergo pelvic radiotherapy

This article describes the assessment and initial and long-term management of diarrhoea

Exploring patients’ lived experiences and perceptions of chemotherapy

Why you should read this article • To gain an in-depth understanding of patients’ lived...

Understanding the demand and unmet need for psychological cancer care in the community

Psychological care for people with cancer and their carers is not meeting demand