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National Maternity and Perinatal Audit
This session will give participants an overview of the National and Maternal Perinatal Audit. We will explore the relevance of the audit to clinical practice and look at how findings can be applied to improve the quality ...
Navigating UK Surrogacy Law: Gay Men’s Journeys to Parenthood
Technological advances have revolutionised the field of reproduction, giving rise to growing numbers of people worldwide utilising surrogacy arrangements as a method of family building. UK surrogacy law remains embedded ...
Valproate preparations for agitation in dementia (Review)
Background Agitation has been reported in up to 90% of people with dementia. Agitation in people with dementia worsens carer burden, increases the risk of injury, and adds to the need for institutionalisation. Valproate ...
An exploration of the experience of using the TENA Pants product compared to usual continence products as perceived by carers of people with dementia in care homes
(ESSITY UK Ltd, 2018)
Abstract: Incontinence is a common symptom experienced by many older people with dementia, with an increased prevalence noted in care home settings when compared to community dwellings. Incontinence may often be a reason ...
User perspectives on the barriers and facilitators to the uptake of contraceptives in East Africa: a qualitative synthesis of evidence
Despite the established health benefits of contraceptive use conferred both to the mother and child, low contraceptive uptake and high unmet need for contraception remain significant in East Africa.To systematically ...
Development of materials to support parents whose babies cry excessively: findings and health service implications
(Cambridge University Press, 2018-01-10)
Aim To develop evidence-based materials which provide information and support for parents who are concerned about their baby’s excessive crying. As well as meeting these parents’ needs, the aim was to develop a package ...
Fundamentals of mental health nursing: an essential guide for nursing and healthcare students.
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd, 2018)
What is mental health?
(John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2018)
Safeguarding of vulnerable adults training: assessing the effect of continuing professional development
Aim This article provides an insight into the effect of safeguarding of vulnerable adults continuing professional development (SOVA-CPD) training for nurses. Method 51 participants were recruited from three different ...
The involvement of cancer patients in the four stages of decision-making preceding continuous sedation until death: A qualitative study
Background: Involving patients in decision-making is considered to be particularly appropriate towards the end of life. Professional guidelines emphasize that the decision to initiate continuous sedation should be ...