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Coming out in cancer care: Is disclosure of sexual orientation beneficial?
(Cancer Nursing Practice, 2018-11-08)
Nurses and other health professionals are to ask about sexual orientation at every face-to-face contact across the NHS from 2019. However, there are concerns about the need for, and relevance of, sexual orientation disclosure ...
Co-production: facilitating evidence based practice
(John Wiley & Sons Ltd., 2018)
Place Bonding in Children's Hospice Care- a qualitative study
Background Limited knowledge exists of parents’ perceptions and experiences of children’s hospices and how these contribute to the varied access and uptake of services. Aim This study aimed to explore parents’ ...
The role of universities in attracting male students on to pre-registration nursing programmes: An electronic survey of UK higher education institutions
The UK nursing workforce is facing a crisis. More nurses are leaving than entering the profession, and there are tens of thousands of unfilled vacancies. Political factors are having a significant impact on numbers, in ...
Evaluating a train-the-trainer educational intervention to raise standards of care, within the nursing home sector in the United Kingdom
Objective: As a response to service needs and project development by the East Midlands Health Innovation Education Cluster, now the Health Education East Midlands, an education programme intervention was developed to raise ...
Statistical analysis plan for the proactive healthcare of older people in care homes (PEACH) study
(East Midlands Research into Ageing Network (EMRAN) Discussion Paper Series, 2018-09)
The Proactive Healthcare for Older People living in Care Homes (PEACH) study aims to evaluate whether Quality Improvement Collaboratives can be an effective way to work with local health and social care stakeholders, ...
Selecting absorbent continence pads for people with dementia
(EMAP Publishing, 2018-04-30)
Incontinence is a common problem in people with dementia and can be due to a complex combination of physical and functional issues. This article reports on a product evaluation of pant-style continence pads, which found ...
Broadening the Horizons of Student Nurses: It's not all about acute care
(MA Healthcare, 2018-07-05)
It is important to increase the number of pre-registration nursing placements in general practice to ensure students are aware of the options available to them in primary care. De Montfort University were invited to ...
Capacity and consent: understanding the implications for nursing practice
(Journal of Aesthetic Nursing, 2018-05-04)
It is a fundamental principle enshrined in health law, and central to medical and nursing ethics, that health care professionals are unable to treat an individual unless they have obtained their informed consent. This ...
Development of a tool to support managers’ decision-making and evaluation of staff education and training
(RCN Publishing, 2018-03-27)
Managers have a key role in ensuring staff are trained effectively so they can carry out their work to a high standard (Alvarez et al 2004, Duffield et al 2011). However, within the last five years, a number of high profile ...