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Articles within the archive for February 2016

01/02/2016:Serious lack of practice nurses in leadership roles finds QNI research - News
01/02/2016:Mental health needs a champion - Blogs
01/02/2016:The NMC to review pre-registration competencies for nurses - News
01/02/2016:Atrial fibrillation: An update - Clinical
01/02/2016:UK has lowest rate of breastfeeding after one year - News
01/02/2016:Drop in shingles vaccine uptake - News
01/02/2016:High urate levels protect against PD raising new treatment hope - Clinical
02/02/2016:Fracture increases risk of widespread pain - Clinical
02/02/2016:Health visitors in Leicester receive Baby Friendly Award - News
02/02/2016:Nursing revalidation: Preparing for going live - Events
02/02/2016:E-cigarettes and adolescents - Clinical
02/02/2016:The evolution of eating disorders - News
02/02/2016:Midwives urged to advise pregnant women on Zika - News
03/02/2016:Paternalism vs partnership - Professional
03/02/2016:Short term gain can be a long term drain - Blogs
03/02/2016:Primary care needs safer staffing too - Blogs
03/02/2016:Head injuries linked to increased risk of Alzheimer's - News
04/02/2016:Rise in patients surviving cancer - News
04/02/2016:Revalidation is 'doable' says NMC chief executive - News
04/02/2016:A guide to wound debridement - Clinical
05/02/2016:BMI, obesity and contraception - Clinical
05/02/2016:A day in the life of... - Professional
08/02/2016:Resource to highlight the risks of valproate during pregnancy - News
08/02/2016:New focus on mental health impact of FGM - News
09/02/2016:Lancashire charity raises funds for new dementia nurse - News
09/02/2016:Student nurses walkout over bursary decision - News
10/02/2016:Eliminating Heel Pressure Ulcers - Events
10/02/2016:District nurse standards endorsed by leading health organisations - News
10/02/2016:Cuts to breastfeeding services impacts rates - News
10/02/2016:Less than half of men have had cholesterol checked - News
11/02/2016:Wales to increase training places for nurses in 2016 - News
11/02/2016:Campaign to encourage MS patients to access specialist services - News
12/02/2016:General practice highest rated NHS service - News
13/02/2016:MPs sign motion urging government to rethink student nurse bursary cut - News
15/02/2016:Manchester GP practices increase practice nurse appointments by 52,000 - News
15/02/2016:Scotland to increase advanced nurse practitioners by 500 - News
15/02/2016:Jeremy Hunt’s nuclear winter - News
15/02/2016:Who cares for the carers? - Professional
15/02/2016:Menopause linked to headaches - Clinical
15/02/2016:NICE guidance on type 2 diabetes in adults – what’s new? - Clinical
16/02/2016:Diabetes prevention in practice nursing - Blogs
16/02/2016:Managing the diabetic foot - Clinical
16/02/2016:RCN launches survey on nursing associates - News
17/02/2016:Practice nurses need training to combine physical and mental health needs - News
17/02/2016:More research needed into treatment of Crohn’s disease - News
17/02/2016:Rise in complaints and claims against nurse practitioners - News
17/02/2016:Technology reduces hospital admissions in Bristol - News
17/02/2016:Pre-filling of insulin syringes - Clinical
17/02/2016:Texting improves blood pressure control - Clinical
17/02/2016:Society's most at risk deserve more - Blogs
17/02/2016:Retirement or revalidation? - News
18/02/2016:Supporting heart health with exercise - Clinical
18/02/2016:Boost to general practice and community mental health in Scotland - News
18/02/2016:Rise in rates of cancer diagnosis - News
22/02/2016:Bespoke ale sales raises £2000 for nurses in hardship - News
22/02/2016:'Disappointingly slow' progress on community learning disability provision - News
22/02/2016:Prescriptions in general practice cut in feedback trial - News
23/02/2016:Improving physical health for people with mental health conditions - Events
23/02/2016:Community midwifery hubs recommended by national review - News
23/02/2016:NMC seeks new council member for Wales - News
23/02/2016:MPs to debate meningitis vaccine for all children - News
24/02/2016:Over a quarter of staff work unpaid overtime - News
25/02/2016:Campaign to oppose serious funding cuts to HIV services - News
25/02/2016:Legal highs threaten to overwhelm prison health services - News
26/02/2016:Palliative care costs could be reduced by community nursing services - News
29/02/2016:People with type 1 diabetes ‘significantly less likely’ to get health checks - News
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