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Overview of nurse-led clinics and their scope of practice

04 November 2011

Cancer Nursing Practice

General

A survey was carried out to identify the type of cancer nurse-led clinics established in one region of Scotland. It also aimed to establish the scope of the clinics,...

Nurse-led clinics for haematological disorders

07 December 2012

Cancer Nursing Practice

Art & science

Myeloproliferative neoplasms are chronic haematological disorders and many patients require long-term care and follow up. The recent development of haematology...

Help at last for women who lose babies

28 September 2010

Nursing Standard

Features

Women who repeatedly miscarry can find help and support in a nurse-led clinic where care and research have been combined.

Evaluating patients’ views of a nurse-led results clinic

01 April 2013

Cancer Nursing Practice

Art & Science

A neuro-oncology patient satisfaction survey revealed that the delivery of histology results could be improved. The clinical nurse specialist (CNS) team responded by...

Management of patients with empyema

26 March 2014

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Empyema is the term used to describe an accumulation of pus in a body cavity such as the pleural space as a result of bacterial infection. The condition is serious...

Nurse-led cancer care clinics: an economic assessment of breast and urology clinics

08 February 2018

Cancer Nursing Practice

Evidence & practice

Cancer clinical nurse specialists can identify gaps in service provision that, when filled, can improve patient pathways – and experience – during cancer treatment....
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