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Thoughtful Health Care: Ethical Awareness and Reflective Practice

09 March 2018

Emergency Nurse

Book review

This easy-to-read book is a must for nurses seeking to improve the care they provide. It challenges many of the belief structures in the NHS, as well as how...

Thoughtful Health Care: Ethical Awareness and Reflective Practice

28 November 2017

Nursing Management

Book review

This easy-to-read book challenges many of the belief structures in the NHS, and examines where policymakers have made mistakes.

It is time for a thorough and informed debate

30 January 2002

Nursing Standard

Letter

Diane Pretty was actually asking for ‘assisted suicide’ rather than ‘voluntary euthanasia’ but this does not affect its validity.

Get to grips with the ‘living will’

12 November 2003

Nursing Standard

Letter

A recent issue of the British Medical Journal included worrying research on advance directives or ‘living wills’. It reports that half the UK health professionals...

Report on draft assisted dying bill is momentous

01 April 2005

Nursing Standard

Letter

I was delighted to read the report by the select committee on the draft Assisted Dying for the Terminally Ill Bill. This is a momentous report which, as a nurse and...

Palliative care will not be the solution for everyone

24 February 2009

Nursing Standard

Letter

I cannot follow Celia Manson’s logic in claiming that good palliative care offers a viable alternative to assisted dying in a Zurich clinic (letters February 4).

Most nurses favour a change in assisted dying law

07 October 2008

Nursing Standard

Letter

Baroness Emerton is right in that the government’s End of Life Care Strategy for England is a significant step forward (reflections September 17). All terminally ill...

University deputy dean would make fine addition to the lords

10 January 2012

Nursing Standard

Letter

I back your Peer Pressure campaign to bolster the representation of nursing in the House of Lords by nominating potential peers (analysis December 7). I would like...

Palliative care not enough for a minority of patients

19 March 2008

Nursing Standard

Letter

I assume that Alison Twycross is referring to the Remmelink Report from the Netherlands when she mentions data from the mid-1990s (letters February 27). It is...

The caring act

26 August 2015

Nursing Standard

Reflections

There have been a number of cases of people travelling abroad to be assisted to die in the past few months.