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Can the use of social media contribute towards Nursing and Midwifery Council revalidation?
Using observational research to obtain a picture of nursing practice
Effective communicating starts with #hellomynameis
Caesarean delivery is associated with higher risk of depressive symptoms, pain and sexual dysfunction
The beneficial effect of a Mediterranean diet supplemented with extra virgin olive oil in the primary prevention of breast cancer among women at high cardiovascular risk in the PREDIMED Trial
Continuity of midwifery care models improve outcomes for young women and babies
Organisation of postnatal care affects parents’ confidence and security following hospital discharge at 72 h or less
Further research needed before late pregnancy ultrasound can be recommended for all
Communication and support from healthcare professionals is essential for living kidney donors
Abdominal massage may decrease gastric residual volumes and abdominal circumference in critically ill patients
A modification to the Valsalva manoeuvre improves its effectiveness in treating supraventricular tachycardia
Fatigue 2 months after myocardial infarction may indicate risk for persistent fatigue
Psycho-educational programmes led by experienced nurses may improve the coping abilities of implantable cardioverter defibrillator recipients
Nasal balloon autoinflation can help clear middle ear effusion, improving the quality of life in school-aged children with glue ear
Breast feeding could reduce the risk of childhood leukaemias
Legitimate opioid prescription increases the risk for future opioid misuse in some adolescents
Health values change over time in people with type 2 diabetes
Combining nurse-led care with patient self-assessment could enhance tight control of rheumatoid arthritis and management of comorbidities
Effects of an Internet-delivered cognitive behavioural therapy programme on chronic pain patients
Patients are aware of risks of opioid dependence, yet note poor communication from providers about pain and pain management
Low-pressure, knee-length compression stockings provide most comfort with no effect on thrombosis risk
Emergency department nurses report high workload and management pressure to meet 4 h treatment targets
Good peer relationships can attenuate the negative effect of horizontal violence on job satisfaction
Patients’ perspectives on the impact of fasting while in hospital
Costs incurred by family caregivers of patients with palliative care needs
Home death versus hospital death
Mealtime assistance may increase the energy and protein intake of hospitalised older patients
Implementation of a feasible monthly vitamin D intervention in homebound older adults using a Meals-on-Wheels programme