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Quality of life measures for the healthcare environment

01 May 1998

Nurse Researcher

Healthcare assessment tools

Interest in, and use of, health outcome measures by practitioners, managers, policy makers and researchers have expanded rapidly in recent years. Monitoring the...

Promoting urinary continence

10 July 1996

Nursing Standard

RCN continuing education

Continuing Education articles are run in conjunction with the Royal College of Nursing Institute to help you earn Continuing Education Points (CEPs). All you have to...

Promoting urinary I continence

21 June 1995

Nursing Standard


Promoting urinary continence

12 May 1993

Nursing Standard

Continuing education

Aim The aim of this article is to explore the nurse's role in relation to the promotion and management of continence.

Continence training programmes: Need for standardisation

19 November 1991

Nursing Standard

Clinical continence

Continence training programmes such as bladder, habit or toilet training, are among a range of management methods for patients with urinary incontinence. A survey of...

Pre-operative shaving in gynaecology

11 November 1992

Nursing Standard

Clinical gynaecology

The authors describe a small scale study conducted to examine the practice of pre-operative shaving in women undergoing gynaecological surgery. The results show that...

Theoretical versus pragmatic design in qualitative research

21 January 2011

Nurse Researcher

issues in research

For many years, discussions of the relative merits of generic and theoretical approaches to qualitative research have divided researchers while overshadowing the...

The management of venous leg ulcers: a project to improve care

11 April 2001

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article describes a two-year project to develop resources for the improvement of leg ulcer management. It was felt that an audit tool and complementary...