Clinical

Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

Introducing change to the post-anaesthetic care unit

Parental presence in the post-operative care unit (PACU) is an under-reported and...

Observing and describing nursing interactions

This article describes the development of a programme to collect qualitative data...

Measuring and recording blood pressure

Aim and intended learning outcomes

The aim of this article is to review the...

Using qualitative research methods in nursing

This paper explores the problems and dilemmas encountered while conducting a...

An evaluation of mechanical aids used within the NHS

This paper describes Phase III of the study of mechanical aids used within the NHS...

A study into clients’ attitudes towards mechanical aids

In the second article of three (the first appeared in last week’s issue), the...

A study of nurses’ attitudes towards mechanical aids

Publication of the Manual Handling Operations Regulations (HSE 1992) focused...

The role of the specialist for families with autistic children

This research article looks at the present and future needs of a group of children...

Can a mental health nurse be a nurse practitioner?

This paper is part of a larger study examining the role of the nurse practitioner...

Asthma control and morbidity: a comparison of inhaler devices

This study assessed the difference in efficacy and patient morbidity when asthma...

Aim and intended learning outcomes

AIM AND INTENDED LEARNING OUTCOMES

The aim of this article is...

The principles of optimum wound management

AIM and intended learning outcomes

The aim of this article is...

The management of eczema in adults

Aim and intended learning outcomes

The aim of this article is...

Telephoning a nursing department: callers’ experiences

This preliminary, exploratory study examined the level of satisfaction of patients...

Do birthplans empower women? A study of their views

The use of birthplans has become a common practice in many maternity units to...

General nurses’ attitudes to patients who self-harm

This article describes the prevalence of suicidal behaviour, both nationally and in...

Psoriasis

Continuing Education articles are run in conjunction with the RCN Institute to help...

Pages

Jobs