Clinical update


Updated guidance on this painful inflammatory condition says patients should be offered...

Meningitis and septicaemia vaccinations

Summary and nursing implications of the latest updates to clinical practice

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

A new report on chronic obstructive pulmonary disease by the British Lung Foundation...

Vaccine uptake in children and young people

In March, the National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) published new quality...

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease

As costs of respiratory illnesses continue to rise, a recent report has criticised the lack...


Our clinical update on new NICE guidance on tackling antimicrobial resistance.

Childhood continence

Read our clinical update on a new children’s continence pathway.

Cervical cancer

Clinical update on cervical cancer

Agency warning over teething products

Clinical update on a warning from the Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency...

Pregnancy loss and the death of a baby

Charity Sands offers professionals guidance on pregnancy loss and the death of a baby.

Skin cancer

NICE quality standard says people with malignant melanoma or squamous cell carcinoma should...

Harmful sexual behaviour among children and young people

Your essential guide to harmful sexual behaviour among children and young people and how to...

Ankylosing spondylitis

Our guide to new NICE guidance on ankylosing spondylitis, a chronic condition affecting 200,...

Heavy menstrual bleeding

Our essential guide to new NICE guidance on how nurses can help women affected by heavy...

Managing obesity in adults and children

Your essential guide to the latest NICE standards


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