Evidence and Practice

Clinical

Assessing the effect of physical activity and exercise on nurses’ well-being

Assessing the effect of physical activity and exercise on nurses’ well-being

Recognise how a nurse’s physical activity levels can affect their work performance

Understanding the standard of care required by nurses

Understanding the standard of care required of nurses

What you need to know to maintain safe and effective delivery of care to patients

Role of the nurse in the assessment and management of post-operative pain

Role of the nurse in the assessment and management of post-operative pain

Learn how to manage this common and unavoidable consequence of surgery

Providing optimal nursing care for patients undergoing enteral feeding

Providing optimal nursing care for patients undergoing enteral feeding

Refresh your knowledge of the various routes for enteral feeding and medicines administration

Applying an antimicrobial stewardship competency framework in nurse education and practice

An antimicrobial stewardship competency framework in nurse education and practice

How to assist nurses in ensuring the safe and effective use of antibiotics

Implementing the National Early Warning Score 2 into pre-registration nurse education

Implementing the National Early Warning Score 2 into pre-registration nurse education

The benefits and challenges of using NEWS2 as an educational tool

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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

Understanding the principles and aims of intravenous fluid therapy

Understanding the principles and aims of intravenous fluid therapy

Learn about patient assessment, and the potential risks and complications

Communication

Optimising professional communication with patients

How practical methods of listening and speaking can improve patients’ outcomes and experience

Conservative management of patients with end-stage kidney disease

Conservative management of patients with end-stage kidney disease

A palliative approach that focuses on maintaining quality of life and advance care planning

Applying transformational leadership in nursing practice

Empower and motivate team members to deliver optimal nursing care

Differentiating between dementia, delirium and depression in older people

Differentiating between dementia, delirium and depression in older people

How to clinically assess, diagnose and treat patients

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How to undertake intravenous infusion calculations

How to undertake intravenous infusion calculations

Understand the role of the nurse in reducing medication errors

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

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

How to undertake oral medicines calculations

How to undertake oral medicines calculations

Understanding your role in reducing medication errors

Blood transfusion

How to undertake a blood component transfusion

Learn about patient identification, blood component checks and reducing potential hazards

How to assist in emergency tracheal intubation

How to assist in emergency tracheal intubation

Promoting a team approach to the procedure, which ensures risks to patients are minimised

ECG

How to record a 12-lead electrocardiogram

ECG can assist in diagnoses of arrhythmias, hypertension, heart disease or heart failure

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