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Vol 13, Issue 52


David Newnham

Careers: tips

A balance of power

Sarah Zanoni

Careers: listings
Careers: jobs focus

The bank for you

Trish Connors

Careers: network
Arts & science practice profile

Superhospitals will put health care out of reach

June Gooch Kent, Laurence Dopson

Theatre clothing is not appropriate outdoors

Jane Lockwood, Carol Talbot, Sharon Glancy

Book review

Critical care nursing

Annie Chellel

ABC of labour care

Heather Cawthorn


The painful truth

Coleen Lothe

Food for thought

Dean-David Holyoake, Brid Hehir, Chris Buswell

Fighting the Flu

Lisa Henderson

Standard life

Daniel Allen

Perspectives: Opinion

Standard life

Daniel Allen

Crystal gazing

Linda Payne, Karla Buswell, Christopher Humm, Brendan McMahon

Meet nurse Perfect

Anne Greaves

Perspective outlook
Cover feature

Smart Moves

Dina Leifer, Rosemary Kennedy

Nature's prescription

Jane de Burgh


Cuddle mums

Anita Underwood

The big issue

Jenny Knight

Cover features

Unfinished business

Charlotte Alderman


Nursing by numbers

James Buchan

Party season

Michelle Dixon


Losing patience

Adele Waters

Nurses in waiting

Paul Dinsdale

Analysis: UKCC Education Commission

A little fine

Adele Waters

News: clinical digest
News clinical digest
Clinical digest
Art & Science

Keeping the lines open

Katrina Weatherill

Laxatives and faecal incontinence in long-term care

John Brocklehurst, Edward Dickinson, Joy Windsor

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