Evidence and Practice

Clinical

Participating in research: the experience of a community nursing team

Participating in research: the experience of a community nursing team

The benefits and challenges of participating in research as a nurse working in the community

Culturally competent end of life care in district nursing

Culturally competent end of life care in district nursing

Exploring cultural competence in end of life care by district nurses to people at home

Managing type 1 diabetes in school children: knowledge and attitudes of primary school teachers in Greece

Managing type 1 diabetes in school children

Exploring perceptions and attitudes towards the management of type 1 diabetes in schools

Alternatives to opioids for managing chronic pain: a patient education programme in the US

Alternatives to opioids for managing chronic pain

How a US-based pilot project supported patients to manage their pain and reduce opiods use

Exploring how preceptorship could improve the experiences of newly registered nurses transitioning into primary care

How preceptorship could improve the experience of transitioning into primary care

Newly registered nurses can experience transition shock while adapting to changes

Exploring the challenges and opportunities to address childhood immunisation hesitancy in Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities

Addressing childhood immunisation hesitancy in Gypsy, Roma and Traveller communities

Exploring the challenges and opportunities of childhood immunisation hesitancy

CPD articles

Infant feeding issues related to gastrointestinal conditions: assessment and management

Infant feeding issues related to gastrointestinal conditions: assessment and management

Developing positive relationships with parents and working in partnership with them

Long term conditions: three ways to give patients the confidence to self-care

Long term conditions: three ways to give patients the confidence to self-care

Teaching self-care can be woven into the routine conversations nurses have with patients

Open access
Role of the community nurse in supporting person-centred end of life care

Role of the community nurse in supporting person-centred end of life care

Some of the challenges that community nurses may experience and how to address them

Identifying and supporting women and girls at risk of, or experiencing, violence and abuse

Identifying and supporting women at risk of, or experiencing, violence and abuse

Enhance your understanding of the forms of violence and abuse women and girls may experience

Recognising and managing non-tuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease

Recognising and managing non-tuberculous mycobacterial pulmonary disease

An explanation of the epidemiology, risk factors, symptoms, diagnosis and treatment of NTM-PD

The menopause: symptoms, treatments and implications for women’s health and well-being

The menopause: symptoms, treatments and implications for women’s health and well-being

Enhance your knowledge of treatments and strategies available to manage menopausal symptoms

Research focus

How primary care nurses can identify and manage self-harm

Primary care nurses need to be able to identify and manage self-harm. This research focus explores high risk groups and management strategies

Image shows the contents of a hoarder's home

How can community and primary care nurses support and treat people with hoarding...

Three studies highlight the complexity of this disorder – and the provision of treatment

How to ensure better integrated care

Three recent studies look at methods to facilitate greater integrated care

Young woman with eating disorder

How to treat eating disorders in primary care

Three studies highlight the growing incidence of eating disorders in primary care

Computer artwork depicts an MRI brain scan revealing the effects of a stroke, showing a blood clot. Upper limb impairment, which occurs in a majority of strokes and requires rehabilitation, is reviewed in three research papers.

Upper limb rehabilitation following a stroke

Rehabilitation for upper limb impairment, which occurs in a majority of strokes, is reviewed

Picture shows two people playing drums and cymbals while others look on. The Haynes Centre is a specialist dementia day care centre for Haringey residents with moderate to severe dementia.

Dementia therapy through music

Three studies examine the benefits of music-based therapies for people with dementia

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