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Assessing triage nurses and emergency physicians on their interpretation of the C-3PO rule

14 September 2017

Emergency Nurse

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A study has found almost perfect inter-rater reliability between triage nurses and emergency doctors in interpreting the C-3PO rule when evaluating children with...

Stress and anxiety in paediatric patient safety events

14 September 2017

Emergency Nurse

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Paediatric emergencies place unique stresses on staff that can affect patient safety, according to this study of emergency medical services (EMS) providers in 44 US...

Research round-up

14 September 2017

Emergency Nurse

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Campaign urges parents to go to pharmacies before hospital

09 March 2018

Emergency Nurse

News

A health campaign urging parents to use their local pharmacists – rather than hospitals or GPs – as first port of call for minor illnesses in their children has been...

Guidance on oxygen use in adults

13 July 2017

Emergency Nurse

Clinical update

Essential facts Oxygen is one of the most commonly used drugs in emergency medicine and before publication of the first British Thoracic Society (BTS) 2008...

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation on a moving boat

13 July 2017

Emergency Nurse

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A study has found that surf lifeguards can deliver good-quality cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR) on moving inflatable rescue boats, but that it is less effective...

Reporting occupational violence in emergency departments

13 July 2017

Emergency Nurse

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A study has revealed that emergency department (ED) staff across all roles receive verbal abuse from patients, but that nurses are more likely to be physically...

Research round-up

13 July 2017

Emergency Nurse

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Newly qualified nurses need more experience before they prescribe, says senior cancer nurse

11 July 2017

Cancer Nursing Practice

News

A senior cancer nurse has called for nurses to have more experience in their field of practice before they begin to learn to prescribe, following the Nursing and...

Getting the balance right: how to achieve parity between physical and mental health services

05 March 2018

Mental Health Practice

Analysis

In 2013, the investment to boost mental health services consisted of the government committing an extra £1.25 billion for child and adolescent mental healthcare and...