Can we help patients have a better experience? Implementing NICE guidance on patient experience
What is a qualitative synthesis?
Maternal perception of altered fetal activity and the risk of late stillbirth
Perineal warm compress reduces risk of third- and fourth- degree tears and should be part of second stage care
Major depression in pregnancy and post partum associated with anxiety disorders and substance use
Cochrane review : relaxation and yoga may decrease pain during labour and increase satisfaction with pain relief, but better quality evidence is needed
Cochrane review finds that use of cardiotocograph on admission to the labour ward, rather than intermittent auscultation of the fetal heart rate, may increase risk of caesarean in low-risk women
Systematic review and meta-analysis of the correlates of cancer-related fatigue
Adding targeted multiple interventions to standard fall prevention interventions reduces falls in an acute care setting
In Israel, most families of cadaver organ donors and transplant recipients who had made contact wanted transplant coordinators to facilitate this contact
Interviews of 21 adolescents reveal a desire for structured education programme specifically tailored to their needs
TV viewing, but not total sedentary behaviour, is associated with adverse cardiometabolic biomarkers in adolescents
No evidence that introduction of allergenic foods prior to 6 months of age increases reports of wheeze or eczema in young childhood
Review finds that bed sharing increases risk of sudden infant death syndrome
Youth physical activity and sedentary time and associations with cardiometabolic health
There is no evidence to suggest that a computerised individually-tailored intervention prevents weight gain in adolescents
Nurse-led central venous catheter insertion : review of 760 procedures performed across three hospitals reveals a low rate of complications
In people aged over 45, increased time spent sitting daily is associated with increased risk of all-cause mortality independent of physical activity level
Higher red meat consumption is associated with increased risk of all-cause, cardiovascular, and cancer mortality
Interviews with Australian nursing home managers reveal that various factors are associated with the decision to transfer a resident to hospital, including two factors not identified in previous research : advance care planning and support from local health services
The reciprocal relationship between physical activity and depression in older European adults
Administering enteral tube medications – room for improvement?
Review of variable quality trials finds that warming local anaesthetic to body temperature reduces self-reported pain of infiltration by 11 mm on a 100 mm rating scale
Purpose and procedure