Challenges of caring for service users in primary care
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Challenges of caring for service users in primary care

Lynne Pearce Health journalist

Many general practice nurses say they lack the skills to care for people with learning disabilities, but new guidance seeks to offer help, advice and support

The majority of general practice nurses who responded to an RCN survey said that they felt they do not have the knowledge and skills to meet the needs of patients with a learning disability.

Learning Disability Practice. 25, 5, 8-9. doi: 10.7748/ldp.25.5.8.s3

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