In the absence of a national paediatric early warning score, when you should screen in children
How to deal with bereavement at work and where to go for support
How children’s nursing students benefit from sharing their knowledge in online chat groups
With hospital admissions for anaphylaxis on the rise, nurses need to offer the right support
How Commitment to Carers award nominees have shared their work and inspired others
Nurses in independent schools have huge medicines management responsibilities, but this can be a highly rewarding role, says Matt Griffiths.
Social isolation and anxiety about contagion may have psychological effects on children and nurses
The focus on the pandemic means safeguarding tragedies do not get the attention they deserve
Children’s nurses are an eclectic group, but by speaking as one they can influence policy
Should we take inspiration from the great nurses of the past?
Parents need more support when infants go into neonatal care, but new proposals fall short
More must be done to improve recruitment and retention from neonatal care to school nursing
This week is Children’s Hospice Week. Noah's Ark Children's Hospice director of care Rachel Black explains how the Together for Short Lives charity, along with local services across the country, are aiming to raise awareness of the needs of seriously ill children and the services they and their families rely on.
The benefits of scribbling a short poem
NHS England has told three major hospitals – in London, Manchester and Leicester – to stop performing complex cardiac surgery on people born with congenital heart problems. The move is designed to improve standards and outcomes, but some parents of young patients have said they will be unable to cope with travelling long distances to another unit for treatment. Nursing Standard readers' panelists have their say on this controversial decision.
Senior lecturer Alyson Davies reviews an account of the social context of child development
A storybook about dealing with grief for children with special educational needs
Community nursing reference guide on nutrition and childhood obesity
Illustrative guide aimed at all healthcare professionals caring for children and young people
Senior lecturer Dean-David Holyoake reviews Mental Health in Children and Young People
Nurse adviser Doreen Crawford reviews Nursing Care of Children and Young People