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Ethnicity and healthcare practice: a guide for the primary care team

01 September 2010

Nursing Management

Book Review

THIS GUIDE for practitioners explores how different ethnic groups in the UK are treated in healthcare settings and covers topics such as the effects of disease on...

Culture, communication and nursing

01 September 2009

Nursing Management

Book Review

THIS TEXT outlines the influence of culture, values and beliefs concerning communication and nursing, and offers real-life insight into the issues faced by nurses.

We need to breed student nurses to be leaders

13 November 2002

Nursing Standard

Letter

I think Della Wagner has confused leadership with management (letters November 6). Students do not have the skills or authority to manage a clinical area, but we can...

‘Free labour’ attitude will scare students off

25 September 2002

Nursing Standard

Perspectives: letters

A director of nursing at a large and well respected teaching trust recently admitted that student nurses were being used to replace other staff (news September 4)....

ABC of time planning

12 October 2004

Nursing Standard

Student focus

AS A NURSE, you will have many people competing for your time and attention. Things change quickly in healthcare environments, so it is important to be flexible....

Stressed out

12 October 2004

Nursing Standard

Student focus

YOUR NURSE education is demanding and can be especially stressful during exams, assignment submissions and assessment deadlines, around placement schedules and when...

Culture, communication and nursing

16 June 2009

Nursing Standard

Book Review

This book outlines the influence of culture, values and beliefs on communication and nursing. Philip Burnard and Paul Gill offer a real-life insight into the issues...

Healthcare assistants should be regulated by the NMC

13 April 2010

Nursing Standard

Letter

In response to the news story about leaving the regulation of healthcare support workers to employers (March 24), healthcare assistants (HCAs) are being given...

Ethnicity and Healthcare Practice – A Guide for the Primary Care Team

08 June 2010

Nursing Standard

Book Review

How could a book exploring culture and ethnicity not interest a nurse? Chapters cover ethnicity, the diversity of UK ethnic groups, managing diversity in health...

NPSA will leave a valuable legacy of information

24 August 2010

Nursing Standard

Letter

As part of continuing cost-cutting measures, the National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA) is to be abolished (analysis August 4). Established asa special health...