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Does the delivery of diagnostic news affect the likelihood of whether or not patients ask questions about the results? A conversation analytic study
This paper was produced following a collaboration between researchers at Imperial College London, University of Leicester and De Montfort University.
Suicide risk in informal carers of people living with dementia
With an ageing population comes an increasing risk of illnesses such as dementia and a growing need for care. There are 670,000 informal, unpaid carers in the UK, reducing costs for health and social care services but ...
A Second Amendment for Cyber? - Possession, Prohibition and Personal Liberty for the Information Age
The term 'cybernetics' was coined by the French physicist Ampère in 1834 to describe civil government, and the expansion of the term into the informational realm still implies issue of control and governance. This paper ...
Remember the risks of intravenous therapy and know how to reduce them
(M A Healthcare, 2018-04-26)
Provides an overview of the key risks and complications associated with the administration of intravenous therapy
Review: Introduction to Social Policy Analysis: Illuminating Welfare
This is my review of Stephen Sinclair's introductory Social Policy textbook
The National Maternity and Perinatal Audit
The National Maternity and Perinatal Audit (NMPA) is a national audit of the NHS maternity services across England, Scotland and Wales, commissioned in July 2016 by the Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP). ...
An exploration of how women in the UK perceive the provision of care received in an early pregnancy assessment unit: an interpretive phenomenological analysis
(BMJ Open, 2018-08-17)
Objective The objective of the study was to explore how women experience care within an early pregnancy assessment unit (EPAU) and how they are helped to understand, reconcile and make sense of their loss and make informed ...
Nurse-led Intrauterine insemination Programmes
This conference session will cover aspects of advanced and specialist practice from the UK perspective, building on the work of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Women’s Health Forum. The presentation will discuss the ...
National Maternity and Perinatal Audit: Clinical Report 2017 - revised version
(Healthcare Quality Improvement Partnership (HQIP), 2018-03)
Endometriosis cllinical nurse specialists
This conference session will cover aspects of advanced and specialist practice from the UK perspective, building on the work of the Royal College of Nursing (RCN) Women’s Health Forum. The presentation explores the ...