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Advanced practice in nursing: from concept to reality

22 April 2009

Nursing Management


This article provides an overview of an advanced practice initiative developed at NHS Lanarkshire. The criteria that must be met when determining advanced practice...

The role of community matrons in supporting patients with long-term conditions

25 January 2006

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

The new emphasis on patients with long-term conditions offers a vision of a primary health care service that will reduce the need for hospital admission. This...

An evaluation of acceptance by new patients of advanced nurse practitioners

08 October 2014

Cancer Nursing Practice

Art & Science

Changes in cancer policies and professional evolution, including non-medical prescribing, have led to an increase in nurse-led clinics and developments in advanced...

Nurse-led service development for suspected bowel cancer

08 March 2017

Cancer Nursing Practice

Evidence & practice

Bowel cancer is the fourth most common cancer in the UK. Early diagnosis has a significant effect on survival rates. Referral guidelines for suspected bowel cancer...

Problem-based learning for advanced nurse practitioners

09 February 2015

Cancer Nursing Practice

Art & Science

This article discusses the use of problem-based learning (PBL) in two advanced practice modules. The modules form part of an MSc in advanced practice in cancer care....