The latest evidence and resources for nurses and clinical support workers.
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
This Evidence for Everyday Nursing blog considers Cochrane evidence and the role of nurses in helping people stop smoking
In this blog, Asthma UK’s Dr Andy Whittamore explores how talking about sex and asthma could result in better asthma self-care
In this blog for nurses, paediatrician and Cochrane UK Fellow Rufaro Ndokera looks at qualitative Cochrane evidence on the use of protocols for ventilation weaning and Charlotte Hill, an intensive care senior nurse, reflects on the evidence and practice.
This blog for nurses considers evidence and practice on optimal positioning for mechanically ventilated preterm babies
Hip fracture is a common injury, but do we have reliable evidence to guide care and rehabilitation?
Established practices may be so familiar that they aren’t questioned. They should be. We consider this here in an area of everyday nursing practice, pressure ulcer management, but hope this will be read in the context of other areas of healthcare.
The poor state of the evidence on antibiotics and antiseptics for wounds.
Should premature twins be looked after in one cot in the neonatal nursery? Anna Sutherland blogs her own experience and Cochrane evidence
Stop and think for a moment about the drinks you’ve had today, or this week (let’s stick with the...
Some reflections on WeGetTogether #WGT16, where we discussed the present and future of social media in healthcare