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Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses (Third edition)

10 June 2016

Emergency Nurse

Book Review

STUDENTS AND qualified nurses should find this pocket reference to be an excellent resource.

Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses Third edition

01 June 2016

Nursing Management

Book Review

THE CLINICAL Pocket Reference for Nurses is an excellent resource for students and qualified practitioners.

Diagnosis, prevention and treatment of urinary tract infections in older people

28 February 2017

Nursing Older People


Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are common in older people, with the prevalence increasing with age in both sexes. UTI is a frequent reason for emergency admission...

How to remove an indwelling urinary catheter in female patients

04 January 2017

Nursing Standard

Evidence & practice

Rationale and key points This article aims to assist nurses to undertake the removal of an indwelling urinary catheter in female patients in a safe, timely,...

Promoting urinary continence in older women

22 October 2014

Nursing Standard


Continence promotion involves informing and educating the public and healthcare professionals that urinary incontinence is not an inevitable part of ageing, and can...

How to perform a urinalysis

09 September 2015

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Rationale and key points This article aims to help nurses to undertake a urinalysis in a safe, timely, effective and patient-centred manner, ensuring privacy and...

Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses (Third Edition)

30 March 2016

Nursing Standard

Book Review

The Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses is an excellent resource for both students and qualified nurses.

Promoting continence

25 September 2002

Nursing Standard


HIGH QUALITY, comprehensive and cohesive continence services are an essential part of healthcare provision. Incontinence can restrict employment, education and...

Use of lubricant gels in urinary catheterisation

02 November 2005

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Nurses with a prescribing qualification are now able to prescribe catheters and catheter management products. However, they must use research and best evidence to...

The neurogenic bladder

16 February 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Many people with incontinence and bladder problems have an underlying neurogenic cause, with damage to the neurological pathways which regulate the function of the...
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