Our continuing professional development (CPD) articles are designed to assist with your nursing skills and practice.
Assessing and managing the acute complications of diabetes mellitus
Nurses have a vital role in recognising and responding to diabetes mellitus complications
06 Nov 2018
Exploring health promotion and health education in nursing
It is essential nurses understand the concepts of health promotion and health education
30 Oct 2018
Assessing and managing malnutrition in adults in hospital
Why you should read this article: • To understand the effects of disease-related...
04 Oct 2018
Meeting the healthcare needs of people experiencing homelessness
Why you should read this article: • To understand the needs of people who are experiencing...
20 Sep 2018
Developing resilience: the role of nurses, healthcare teams and organisations
Strategies nurses can use to improve their resilience and that of others
28 Aug 2018
An overview of the principles of preoperative care
Why you should read this article: • To enable you to adopt a holistic approach to the care...
24 Aug 2018
Role of the nurse in stroke rehabilitation
Why you should read this article: » To assist you to provide effective, holistic nursing...
22 Aug 2018
Assessment, management and prevention of urinary tract infections in men
Why you should read this article: » To understand the aspects of assessment and...
27 Jul 2018
Effective management of hypoglycaemia
How to empower patients and their families to prevent and manage hypoglycaemia
26 Jul 2018
Safe and effective use of supplemental oxygen therapy
Why you should read this article: » To ensure your knowledge of the common indications and...
20 Jul 2018
Role of nurses in alcohol screening and treatment interventions
Why you should read this article: » To understand the role of nurses in reducing alcohol-...
04 Jul 2018
Presentation, diagnosis and treatment of colorectal cancer
Why you should read this article: » To understand the importance of, and the nurse’s role in...
02 Jul 2018
Pathophysiology and nursing management of acute pancreatitis
Why you should read this article: » To enhance your knowledge of the pathophysiology, causes...
28 Jun 2018
Assessing and managing communication needs in people with serious mental illness
Why you should read this article: » To understand the potential effects of various types of...
25 Jun 2018
Current approaches to HIV prevention, treatment and care
The role of nurses in all areas of practice
20 Jun 2018
Nutritional requirements in malnutrition and diabetes mellitus
An examination of two dietary conditions encountered in nursing: malnutrition and diabetes
06 Jun 2018
Procedural pain management in patients with cancer
Why you should read this article: » To understand the procedural pain that may be...
06 Jun 2018
Diagnosis and management of patients with atrial fibrillation
Why you should read this article: • To enhance your understanding of the link between atrial...
26 Apr 2018