Clinical update

Understanding the pain of sickle cell disease

Nurses need more training to help patients experiencing peaks of pain

Clinical update: Sepsis

Clinical update on new NICE guidline on sepsis

Clinical update

Haematological cancers


Anxiety is the feeling of fear that occurs when faced with threatening or stressful...

Neonatal jaundice

Systemic lupus erythematosus

The latest medication recommendations for systemic lupus erythematosus

Latest advice on stroke care from the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

An outline of the updated quality standards on stroke care from the National Institute for...

Transition to adult care

Supporting young people as they move from children’s to adult services.

Prostate cancer

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men – one in eight will develop it at some time

Womb cancer

Womb cancer is the fourth most common cancer in UK women.

Controlled drugs

Stay up to date with the latest guidance on prescribing controlled drugs.

Pre-operative tests

Updated NICE guidance aims to reduce unnecessary pre-operative testing

Chronic wounds dressing

Around 200,000 people have a chronic wound at any one time in the UK, at a cost to the NHS...

Scarlet fever

Scarlet fever cases have reached their highest level in 30 years.

Post-operative pain

Post-operative pain affects 60% of surgical patients.

Preventing type 2 diabetes

More than four million people are living with diabetes in the UK.


More than 600,000 people in the UK have epilepsy, a condition that causes repeated seizures.


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