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.

Endometriosis: a guide to investigations and treatment in the emergency department

The risk factors for endometriosis and its indicative signs and symptoms
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Preventing pressure ulcers in emergency departments: four effective nurse-led changes

A look at the prevention project in the ED at Karolinska University Hospital in Sweden

Assessment and management of snake bites in the emergency department

Following a case study and the steps nurses should take to manage patients

Cerebral venous thrombosis in the puerperium: a reflective case study

Causes and variability of presenting symptoms, diagnosis and treatment options for CVT

Care of patients with mental health issues in the ED: a quality improvement project

The potential clinical challenges of caring for patients with mental health issues in the ED

Managing children’s forearm fractures in the emergency department

Forearm fractures are most common fractures among children and young people aged up to 19

Identifying patients with COVID-19 who require early continuous positive airway pressure

How vital signs measurements can identify patients with COVID who require early CPAP

Assessing and investigating patients with a suspected bone tumour

Nurses working in ED need to know how to assess, manage and refer patients with a bone tumour

Zygomatic complex fractures in the emergency department: diagnosis and management

Zygomatic complex fractures can be missed on assessment and examination and left undiagnosed

Winged scapula: an overview of pathophysiology, diagnosis and management

Winged scapula can be painful and debilitating, resulting in loss of power and/or movement

Workplace violence: the experiences of emergency nurses in Indonesia

Managing workplace violence is crucial for the provision of high-quality nursing care

Staff education by the critical care outreach team: evaluating a study day

Effects of educational sessions designed and delivered by local critical care outreach teams

Screening and management of unintentional low-level carbon monoxide exposure in the ED

The pathophysiology, signs and symptoms of patients with low-level carbon monoxide exposure

The effect of post-traumatic stress on quality of life of pre-hospital emergency staff

Determining the relationship between symptoms of PTSD and professional quality of life

Outcomes of ondansetron use in children with gastroenteritis in the ED

Findings of literature review of outcomes of ondansetron use in children with gastroenteritis

Evaluating a new trauma and critical care management course for nurses

Developing the course and a discussion of the course evaluation findings

Hand injury: investigating the accuracy of referrals to a specialist trauma centre

Report on a service improvement project aiming to determine accuracy of hand injury...

Managing behaviour that challenges in people with dementia in the emergency department

Literature review on managing behaviour in people with dementia in emergency departments