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Identification and Referral to Improve Safety (IRIS) programme: Service Evaluation (NHS Nottingham West Clinical Commissioning Group (CCG))
(University of Nottingham, 2016-05)
Executive Summary Domestic violence and abuse (DVA) is recognised as a significant global public health issue (World Health Organisation (WHO) 2013). DVA is a serious, multifaceted societal issue with profound health ...
Patients’ experiences of surgical site infection
The qualitative experience of having a surgical site infection (SSI) is often overlooked. The aim of this study was to present a description of how SSIs affect the lives of patients and their families. Seventeen former ...
Making use of educational opportunities.
(MA Healthcare, 2010)
Patient skin preparation.
(Oxford University Press, 2009)
Pressure ulcers in Jordan: A point prevalence study.
(Journal of Tissue Viability, 2010)
Risk assessment scales are widely used to measure the risk of pressure ulcers in the clinical area. They have been subject to many validation studies; however these have focused on the predictive ability of the scales. We ...
Developments in custody nursing.
Sudden unexpected deaths in infancy: Part 2
This paper reviews some of the strategies for preventing the risk of SUID’s from the perspective of the health care professional giving advice to mothers/families. The paper considers some lifestyle factors, environmen ...