New resource available from the Centre for Nursing Innovation

FONSCentre for Nursing Innovation
http://www.fons.org/library/dissemination-series.aspx

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The links below enable you to freely download and share the latest Improvement Insights, part of the FoNS Dissemination Series Improvement Insights.

Each of these one-page summaries reports on the innovative ways in which nurse-led teams across the UK have been supported by FoNS to work with patients, relatives and staff in their drive to deliver excellent care.

Volume 8 Numbers 1-10:

FoNS is committed to supporting the development of nursing and healthcare practice and one of the ways we achieve this is by providing freely accessible information. All the projects and initiatives reported on have been supported by one of FoNS’ practice based development and research programmes and have aimed to:

  • Respond to the needs of patients
  • Improve patients’ experience of care
  • Be evidence based (including practice knowledge and service users’ experience)
  • Make changes to practice
  • Share their learning

BMJ Modules: 4 February 2013

Abdominal conditions in children are common and have a wide range of causes. In this latest module Dr Ian Wacogne outlines the common causes of various abdominal problems in children and how to recognise and manage them.

Common problems in children 2: abdominal conditions

Also here are some of BMJ’s modules on oral health. They give an important update on a range of common dilemmas.mouthulcer

Mouth cancer: recognising it and referring early

Mouth ulcers: a guide to diagnosis and management 

HIV infection: diagnostic picture tests 

Herpes simplex type 1 oral infection: a guide to diagnosis and treatment 

Neck lumps: diagnostic picture tests