Search query:

Filter by section

Filter by date

Results 1 - 3 of 3 Search Tips

Dressing wounds

01 November 2000

Primary Health Care


Aims and intended learning outcomes The aim of this article is to update nurses’ knowledge on the variety of modern wound dressings available, and the practical...

Prevention and management of skin tears in older people

15 June 2017

Emergency Nurse


Skin tears are frequently encountered in emergency and unscheduled care, and are prevalent in older people. Patients may present soon after an acute skin tear, or at...

Reducing surgical site infection following caesarean section

17 August 2011

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

Aim To set up a surgical site infection (SSI) benchmark rate for caesarean sections and improve infection rates by monitoring and implementing compliance with the...