Evidence and Practice

Clinical

 Online spaces and the control of communicable diseases: implications for nursing practice

Online spaces and the control of communicable diseases: implications for nursing

The benefits and challenges of using online spaces such as social media platforms

Nurse productivity: using evidence to enhance nurses’ use of time

Improving nurse productivity: using evidence to enhance nurses’ use of time

Recognise various approaches that may assist in optimising time usage

Analysing arterial blood gas results using the RoMe technique

Analysing arterial blood gas results using the RoMe technique

A simplified approach to ABG analysis using three main values

Enhancing gender equality for women using person-centred care and cultural curiosity

Enhancing gender equality for women using person-centred care and cultural curiosity

Consider strategies you could use in your practice to improve equality

Evaluating a competency framework for rheumatology nurses

Evaluating a competency framework for rheumatology nurses

Learn about an evaluation to determine its usefulness and acceptability

Precscribing law

Medicines management for nurses: explaining legal governance

Understand the legal framework that underpins the prescribing of medicines

CPD articles

Safeguarding adults at risk of abuse

Safeguarding adults at risk of abuse

How to recognise the signs and what action to take if abuse is suspected

Recognising and managing migraine

Recognising and managing migraine

Identify migraine triggers, ‘red flag’ symptoms and various management strategies

Managing common neurological complications following cardiac surgery

Managing common neurological complications following cardiac surgery

Risk factors, assessment and treatment of delirium and post-operative cognitive decline

Reducing the risk of suicide among healthcare staff

Reducing the risk of suicide among healthcare staff

Explore the contributory factors involved in suicide, and appropriate interventions

Promoting person-centred care at the end of life

Promoting person-centred care at the end of life

Enhance your knowledge of the benefits and barriers to providing this type of care

Skin tear

Preventing, assessing and treating skin tears

Enhance your knowledge of their pathophysiology, initial treatment and ongoing management

How to

How to cleanse a wound

How to cleanse a wound

Learn about the different techniques and products to use

How to write an action plan with a nurse or nursing student

How to write an action plan with a nurse or nursing student

Objectives should be SMART – specific, measurable, achievable, realistic and time-bound

How to interpret arterial blood gas results

How to interpret arterial blood gas results

The steps involved when evaluating respiration and circulation in deteriorating patients

How to undertake effective mouth care and oral assessments

How to undertake effective mouth care and oral assessments

Learn ways to promote oral health and comfort, and prevent or treat disease

How to change a suprapubic catheter effectively

How to change a suprapubic catheter effectively

Recognise the potential complications and how to avoid them

How to safely collect and deliver blood components for transfusion

How to safely collect and deliver blood components for transfusion

Learn methods to minimise the risk of adverse events, including handling and storage errors

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