Jean Watkins (Feb 2015)
Atopic eczema is common in children, but often resolves by adulthood. Jean Watkins discusses how to manage the condition in persistent cases.
Deborah Waddell (Feb 2015)
The UK has one of the highest death rates from asthma in Europe. Deborah Waddell highlights the key findings of the National Review of Asthma Deaths and...
Carmel Bagness (Feb 2015)
Female genital mutilation is harmful and illegal. Carmel Bagness discusses the practice nurse's responsibilities in identifying and supporting victims,...
Helen Sisson (Feb 2015)
Vaccination in pregnancy is safe and effective, but the rate of uptake is much lower than recommended. Helen Sisson encourages health professionals to...
Nasima Moussa, Marie C Hill, Anne Claydon, Alison Klufio (Feb 2015)
Nasima Moussa, Marie C Hill, Anne Claydon and Alison Klufio examine the impact of erectile dysfunction on patients with diabetes and the importance of...
Juanita C Acebedo (Feb 2015)
The advent of medical breakthroughs has made an impact on the treatment of breast cancer, the second most common type of cancer affecting women. However,...
Sarah Crouch, Sonia Page, Toni Wright, Carrie Jackson (Feb 2015)
Continuing professional development (CPD) for practice nurses is essential. In this article, a programme of bespoke CPD is discussed and evaluated.