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Improving patient care and staff satisfaction in the North West

Nursing Standard's series celebrating modern nursing roles around the UK – to mark the...

Award-winning service transforms care for people with suspected DVT

By using ultrasound in the community to confirm or exclude DVT, Jo Boyd and her team reduce...

Improving end of life care for marginalised groups

When her homeless cousin killed in an accident was found to have cancer, Jane Carpenter...

Nurse innovations transform trust's approach to alcohol harm...

A team of nurses has introduced a raft of initiatives to prevent and treat alcohol abuse....

1 in 100 babies: why we created a fetal alcohol spectrum disorder pathway

Many women are unaware that even low level alcohol consumption during pregnancy is...

Push to promote profile of cancer nurses in Europe

Cancer nursing is well-developed in the UK but in some European countries there is little...

How we empowered dads to boost their children’s wellbeing

Heather Henry helps fathers in a deprived area learn coping strategies from each other.

After Brexit: nursing a divided UK

The EU referendum results revealed deep divisions between the four UK countries and sparked...

Supporting care home residents with hydration

An innovative toolkit is helping to ensure older people remain hydrated

Bridging the nursing gender pay gap

Experts say the NHS has to take action to correct the huge gender imbalance – and female...

Electronic observations are improving patient outcomes

Hospitals in Manchester are using nurse-led technology to identify sepsis

Making hospitals safer at night

A new Hospital at Night electronic management system is improving patient safety and giving...

Urgent action is needed on air pollution

Nurses can help patients minimise the risks to their health of air pollution

Young people with eating disorders – the slow road to recovery

Supporting troubled teenagers back to health makes unique demands on nurses, but is richly...

Caring for families on the Zika front line

Zika-linked microcephaly has brought professional and personal challenges for nurses in...

ANPs - much more than a 'mini-doctor' ...

Many roles traditionally carried out by junior doctors can be performed by advanced nurse...

Homely environment reduces aggression on the ward

Improvements to the ward environment have seen reductions in patients’ physical and verbal...

Gardening your way to better health

As a new report reveals the physical and mental health benefits of gardening, Mary-Claire...

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