Evidence and Practice

Clinical

Parents’ decision-making about attending an emergency department with their child

Parents’ decision-making about attending an emergency department with their child

Evaluation to explain frequent ED attendance and indicate potential redesigns to services

The importance of protocol-based eye care in the paediatric intensive care unit

The importance of protocol-based eye care in the paediatric intensive care unit

With eye care education, nurses can look out for any warning signs of injury or infection

 Primary school children’s participation in selecting children’s nursing students

Primary school children’s participation in selecting children’s nursing students

Partnerships between universities and schools can have many mutually beneficial outcomes

Matilda the Musical: the potential value of the arts in children’s nursing education

Matilda the Musical: the potential value of the arts in children’s nursing education

Musical theatre is a valid way of teaching a difficult topic, such as safeguarding children

Clinical holding: ethical guidance for children’s nurses working in the UK

Clinical holding: ethical guidance for children’s nurses working in the UK

An ethical framework is proposed comprising four levels of value-based interventions

Open access
Children’s and parents’ views about using mobile phones to support outdoor play

Children’s and parents’ views about using mobile phones to support outdoor play

Background The mobile phone is significant in the lives of UK middle-school children aged 7-...

CPD articles

Care and management of children with a totally implanted central venous access device: portacath

Care and management of children with a totally implanted central venous access device:...

Research and advances in technology have enabled children and young people with life-...

The Me first communication model

The Me first communication model

This article explores communication and decision-making with children and young people in...

Migraine

Diagnosing and managing migraine in children and young people

This article gives an overview of migraine in children. It outlines the epidemiology of the...

Complementary feeding

An update on complementary feeding

Complementary feeding is an important developmental milestone in children and occurs at a...

Assessment and treatment of nocturnal enuresis in children and young people

Assessment and treatment of nocturnal enuresis in children and young people

Nocturnal enuresis – or bed-wetting – is one of the most common chronic conditions of...

Suctioning

Principles of suctioning in infants, children and young people

Suctioning to clear airway secretions is an important part of the nursing care for children...

A to Z of syndromes

Mother and baby

A-Z syndromes: Congenital Zika syndrome

First identified in 2015, there is no vaccine for this virus

Webbed_fingers

A-Z syndromes: Yunis-Varon syndrome

An insight into this rare genetic disorder in which both parents are recessive gene carriers

A-Z of syndromes: X-linked ichthyosis

An insight into this genetic disorder occurring in 1 in 6,000 infant males

Stef Sanjati

A-Z of syndromes: Waardenburg syndrome

Waardenburg syndrome is a genetic disorder that gives people a distinctive appearance

A-Z of syndromes: Usher syndrome

Understanding Usher syndrome which is found in approximately 10,000 people in the UK

Tay-sachs disease

A-Z Syndromes: Tay-Sachs disease

An insight into this genetic disorder which carries a poor prognosis and is often fatal

Jobs