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Sport and Exercise Science

01 May 2013

Emergency Nurse

Book review

THIS BOOK is a bargain. All sports students should find its first chapter on the basics of sports and exercise psychology and physiology invaluable, while anyone who...

Experiences of a child and adolescent mental health service

Nursing Children and Young People

evidence & practice

Aim Aim To explore the experiences of children, young people and their families attending their first appointments with a child and adolescent mental health service...

Football and Management: Comparisons between Sport and Enterprise

01 September 2013

Nursing Management

Book Review

I RECOMMEND this book to anyone interested in looking at the NHS ‘outside the box’. It offers great insights into the world of football, too.

Webwise

26 January 2010

Nursing Standard

Review

The Drinkaware – Professionals website helps professionals such as nurses, teachers and youth workers to give information on alcohol use to the under-18s and their...

Integrating healthcare with information and communications technology

02 February 2010

Nursing Standard

Book Review

This book’s 11 chapters are written by experts in information and communication technology (ICT). None of them are nurses, but Sean Brennan, an ICT consultant and...

The Essential Guide to Public Health and Health Promotion

25 June 2014

Nursing Standard

Book Review

I came across this book on a reading list of healthcare titles and found it a useful introduction to health care in general and public health in particular.

Quit smoking – QuitNow! app

16 July 2014

Nursing Standard

App Review

Launched in 2010, QuitNow! helps smokers to quit for good. This app concentrates on helping smokers cope with the anxiety of giving up and the feeling of being...

Speak It! Text to Speech app

30 July 2014

Nursing Standard

Apps Review

You can copy emails, documents, web pages and PDF files, paste the text into Speak it! and have the text spoken back out loud. The app creates audio files of the...

Spruce app

06 August 2014

Nursing Standard

App Review

This app from the British Liver Trust encourages users to understand their drinking behaviours and to give their liver a rest by having three consecutive days...

Lumosity app

28 May 2014

Nursing Standard

App Review

Lumosity is a ‘gym for your brain’ developed by a team of neuroscientists and cognitive psychologists. The app has been downloaded more than ten million times and is...