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A student’s experience of nursing care in a Ghanaian hospital

28 September 2011

Nursing Standard

Art & Science

This article describes a nursing student’s experience of a four-week placement in a rural hospital in Ghana and compares aspects of the care provided to patients in...

Into the spotlight

10 October 2007

Nursing Standard

Clinical digest

RCN president Maura Buchanan is the college’s most senior elected officer. As her second year of office takes off she is focusing on leadership.

District nursing around the world

01 October 2009

Primary Health Care


The 150th anniversary of district nursing is a good time to re-examine some of the historic material relating to its pioneers. The system of district nursing spread...

Flying colours

28 June 2005

Nursing Standard


Since 1993, the School of Nursing, Midwifery and Community Health at Glasgow Caledonian University has hosted a World Health Organization collaborating centre...

Can you help?

24 January 2006

Nursing Standard

General article

During her time as president of the International Council of Nurses, Christine Hancock (pictured opposite) had the opportunity to meet nurses from developing...

Globalisation and global health: issues for nursing

24 May 2017

Nursing Standard


‘Globalisation’ is the term used to describe the increasing economic and social interdependence between countries. Shifting patterns of health and disease are...