This article for nurses, on venous leg ulcers, is one of a series of evidence reviews written by Sarah Chapman for the British Journal of Community Nursing
Tag Archives: later life
Kirsty Marais from Alzheimer's UK goes behind the headlines that 1 in 3 dementia cases could be prevented, unpacking what the new Lancet Commission on Dementia found
Pelvic physiotherapist and comedian Elaine Miller @GussieGrips pulls back the covers and shines a torch on health, research, and asking about your sex life
How would you not wish to die? Richard Lehman reflects on a discussion about advance decisions, evidence-based medicine and kindness.
Hip fracture is a common injury, but do we have reliable evidence to guide care and rehabilitation?
In this blog for nurses, Sarah Chapman shares the latest Cochrane evidence on incontinence-associated dermatitis and registered nurses Teresa Chinn and Shannon Deakin consider the challenges of applying evidence to practice.
Today is World Osteoporosis Day and we're taking a look at some Cochrane evidence on finding and treating osteoporosis.
Stop and think for a moment about the drinks you’ve had today, or this week (let’s stick with the...
Fear of falling - can exercise help?
Early diagnosis of dementia is a national priority but how accurately can it be identified?
GP Lynda Ware looks at this collaborative approach to managing long term conditions
New evidence on whether taking omega 3 supplements can prevent or slow age-related macular degeneration