Clinical update

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Sepsis guidance: what nurses are now required to do

Compliance has become mandatory for all NHS trusts in England

NICE issues guidance on decision-making and mental capacity

This guidance reflects concerns about the implementation of the Mental Capacity Act 2005

Lyme disease

Identifying and treating Lyme disease: new NICE guidelines

Caused by bites from infected ticks, Lyme disease requires prompt treatment to avoid...

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Pain management in children

Summary and nursing implications of the latest updates to clinical practice.

Dignity in healthcare for people with learning disabilities

The RCN’s latest edition of its guidance Dignity in Health Care for People with Learning...

NICE guidance on intermediate care and reablement

NICE has issued new guidelines on intermediate care, including reablement, and how to...

Recognise and respond to child abuse and neglect

Read our summary of National Institute for Health and Care Excellence guidance to help...

Delirium

Read our clinical update on an RCN campaign to help nurses spot the signs of delirium.

Acute non-invasive ventilation

New guidance from the National Confidential Enquiry into Patient Outcome and Death on...

Guidance on oxygen use in adults

Correct oxygen training is a concern in most hospitals across the UK, and more guidance is...

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Handwashing

Our clinical update on new NICE guidance on tackling antimicrobial resistance.

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Clinical update – infusion therapy

Ensuring the safest care for patients undergoing infusion therapy through updated guidance.

Multiple morbidities assessment

People with multiple morbidities need a tailored approach to care, according to a new...

Clinical update: Sepsis

Clinical update on new NICE guidline on sepsis
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