Nurses need help and a pay rise before the second wave
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Nurses need help and a pay rise before the second wave

Rebecca Harmer Paediatric critical care nurse, John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford

Enthusiasm for front-line staff must extend beyond the first peak of the COVID-19 pandemic

I have worked in paediatric critical care for five years. Before I was redeployed to adult intensive care (ICU) during the COVID-19 pandemic, I had never cared for an adult patient; when the pandemic was at its took turns going to the adult ICU to help care for patients with COVID-19.

Nursing Children and Young People. 32, 5, 11-11. doi: 10.7748/ncyp.32.5.11.s9

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