Evidence and Practice

Clinical

Understanding the role of diet in adult constipation

Understanding the role of diet in adult constipation

Learn how to advise patients about dietary changes to help prevent and manage the condition

Understanding the role of the academic assessor

Understanding the role of the academic assessor

Learn the role’s responsibilities, benefits and potential challenges

Medicine

Optimising the absorption of medicines

Improve your understanding of the mechanisms of medicine absorption

Exploring the effects of being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in adolescence

Exploring the effects of being diagnosed with type 1 diabetes in adolescence

Understand the psychological and practical impact of a diagnosis on adolescents

Understanding pharmacogenomic testing and its role in medicine prescribing

Understanding pharmacogenomic testing and its role in medicine prescribing

Exploring the nurse’s role in this branch of personalised medicine

Promoting and supporting healthy eating among nurses

How workplaces can be adapted to support nurses to eat healthily

CPD articles

Selection and management of central venous access devices

How to ensure safe and reliable venous access, and reduce the risk of long-term complications

Tracheostomy care: the role of the nurse before, during and after insertion

Tracheostomy care: the role of the nurse before, during and after insertion

Enhance your knowledge of the effective management of patients with a tracheostomy

Understanding and applying personality types in healthcare communication

Understanding and applying personality types in healthcare communication

How knowledge of personality types can improve your contact with colleagues and patients

Use of personal protective equipment in nursing practice

Use of personal protective equipment in nursing practice

Understand types of PPE in various clinical scenarios and appropriate application

Role of the nurse in acute stroke care

Role of the nurse in acute stroke care

An overview of the diagnosis and management of this medical emergency

Responding to people who are experiencing spiritual pain

Responding to people who are experiencing spiritual pain

Be aware of this often hidden or overlooked type of pain among patients

How to

How to develop and present a conference poster

How to develop and present a conference poster

Understand how precision, clarity, brevity and visual appeal will engage your audience

Verifying the death of a patient

How to verify the death of a patient

Understanding the legal implications, and the need for sensitivity and compassion

How to undertake oral medicines calculations

How to undertake oral medicines calculations

A step-wise, practical approach to undertaking oral medicines calculations

How to change a stoma bag

How to change a stoma bag

Enhance your understanding of the procedure and support patients in managing their stoma care

How to undertake intravenous infusion calculations

How to undertake intravenous infusion calculations

Refresh your knowledge on how to undertake intravenous infusion calculations

How to care for patients undergoing paracentesis for the drainage of ascites

The nurse’s role in monitoring the patient and administering treatment

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