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Peripheral intravenous therapy management

01 February 2000

Emergency Nurse

CPD

Aims and intended learning outcomes Nursing knowledge and practice in relation to peripheral intravenous therapy are inconsistent and variable, depending on local...

Peripheral intravenous therapy management

13 October 1999

Nursing Standard

CPD

Many nurses are involved in the management of peripheral intravenous therapy. Using scenarios of common presenting problems and evidence-based interventions, this...

Casting: part two

01 June 1999

Emergency Nurse

CPD

Aims and intended learning outcomes The aim of this article is to provide information on the reasons for cast adaptation, the safest ways to adapt and/or remove a...

Casting: part one

01 May 1999

Emergency Nurse

CPD

The aim of this first article is to to increase nurses’ knowledge of casting, consider the health, safety and environmental aspects of casting, and outline the care...

Casting: part one

31 March 1999

Nursing Standard

Continuing professional development casting part one

Aim and intended outcomes Aim and intended outcomes The aim of this first article is to to increase nurses' knowledge of casting, consider the health, safety and...

Cardiopulmonary resuscitation: the laryngeal mask airway

20 July 1999

Nursing Standard

Continuing professional development resuscitation

Wound debridement: evaluating the costs

14 February 2001

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Debridement is the technique used to remove slough and necrotic tissues that can prevent or delay wound healing. The authors compare the published evidence on the...

Safe injection techniques

16 June 1999

Nursing Standard

CPD

As knowledge to support nurses’ everyday practice increases, it is appropriate to reappraise routine procedures. This article revises nurses’ knowledge of the...

An evaluation of temperature measurement

19 July 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Temperature measurement is an important diagnostic tool and must be carried out correctly for temperature changes to be detected. This article gives the results of...

Clinical guidelines in community hospitals

20 September 2000

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim The objective of this study was to investigate the attitudes of community hospital staff towards clinical guidelines. Method Twenty four staff members from 11...