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Supporting patients with serious mental illness during physical health treatment

How to reduce potential barriers for these individuals when accessing services
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Implementing reasonable adjustments for disabled people in healthcare services

Improve your awareness of the adjustments that can be made

Use of nutrition therapy in the management of diabetes mellitus

Find out how nutrients can affect glycaemic levels in patients with diabetes

Identifying and differentiating stroke and stroke mimics

Ensure that patients receive an accurate diagnosis and appropriate treatment

Implementing laughter therapy to enhance the well-being of patients and nurses

Discover the physical and psychosocial benefits of laughter therapy for patients and nurses

Divisional review of the nurse specialist role

How nurse specialists can contribute to high-quality patient care and outcomes

Effective intercultural communication in nursing

Extend your understanding of effective communication with people from other cultures

Prevention and management of moisture-associated skin damage

Learn about its various types and characteristics, and the required nursing interventions

Legal implications of pressure injuries: experience of a tissue viability nurse expert

Why you should read this article: • To understand the process of assessing tissue viability...
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Role of nurses in supporting proactive deprescribing

Find out about the importance of proactive deprescribing

Preventing, identifying and treating hepatitis C

An overview of hepatitis C, how it is transmitted and available treatments

Supporting the carers of people with dementia

Why you should read this article: • To enhance your knowledge of the physical and emotional...

Role of peer support for people with a spinal cord injury

Why you should read this article: • To identify the physical and psychological challenges...

Use of acupuncture in the management of pain

Why you should read this article: • To recognise that patients experiencing chronic pain may...

Safe and effective management of analgesics in patients presenting to hospital with...

Why you should read this article: • To recognise that people presenting to hospital for non-...

Capturing patient experience to improve healthcare services

Why you should read this article: • To understand how nurses can use patient experience data...

Supporting nurses to adopt healthy eating behaviours

Why you should read this article: • To improve your awareness of the link between healthy...

Use of the ABCDE approach to assess a patient post-operatively: a case study

Why you should read this article: • To understand the post-operative monitoring requirements...