A new framework for general practice provides a structure for career and role development
How an NHS England Midlands scheme aims to improve representation and support staff
An RCN Nurse of the Year describes her struggle to prioritise her well-being
Health and well-being and leadership will be the themes at the upcoming London careers fair
We explain the biggest shake-up of advanced community training in 30 years
Being in charge can seem daunting but go for it if you get the chance – and here’s why
A role delivering appropriate and safe feeding for patients, in hospital and at home
The position involves care in preventing, diagnosing and treating venous thromboembolism
Working mainly with young people at risk of violence, strong communication skills are key
Taking on a senior leadership role in the wake of a pandemic is not easy – here are my tips
Implementing new technologies is about change management and prioritising patient safety
The role allows you to take your nursing skills to greater heights – find out what’s involved
Involving children and young people in healthcare research presents challenges for nurses
Does ‘hope’ help as a coping mechanism in clinical trials or give rise to misconceptions and possibly false hope?
Parent support groups have an important role for women with fetal abnormalities
Tara Kerr-Elliott’s interviews influenced a proposed study on post-death care
By sharing their views patients, families and researchers can ensure research is relevant
A literature review examines potential benefits of using high-flow nasal cannula therapy
Study examined the efficacy of Euglyca app aimed at children and young people
And what about the parents?
How parents are told their child may have cystic fibrosis can affect their distress
Lucy Bray looks at the implications for practice of a study examining how parents share medical information with their children
The emotional pain felt by grandparents is often overlooked
Healthcare professionals’ and parents’ experiences of the confirmatory testing period
Once you have made the decision to publish your work the next step is to consider your intended audience. Knowing your audience will also assist you to consider which journal is the most appropriate for your article.
Peer review is the evaluation of work by one or more people of similar competence, or who have expertise in the same area of practice.
Traditionally, research and theoretical studies have been disseminated through articles published in journals or via conferences as oral or poster presentations. However, the rise of the internet and social media in particular has broadened opportunities. Work can now be published in novel ways, and social media can be used to draw attention to work that has been published in traditional media. This article will guide you through some of these.
Hints and tips on preparing an engaging and targeted abstract for a conference presentation, as well as creating a high-impact poster.
This article explores when and where ethical approval is required and how this should be undertaken.
Conducting research to a high standard requires funding and grant applications to funding bodies need a detailed breakdown of justified costs to show value for money. All expenditure must be accounted for, even down to the cost of tea and coffee.