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Do Grandparents matter? The impact of grandparenting on the well being of children : Summary report
(University of Hertfordshire / Family Matters Institute, 2009)
This timely and important report shows the immense value of grandparents in 21st century family life. It reveals a unique relationship that exists between the older generation and the youngest: a relationship of love and ...
International aspects of social work with children, young people and families
(Learning Matters, 2009)
Examines key issues for social work educators and practitioners, to have knowledge of from the point of view of migrant children
Role of simulation in enhancing knowledge and skills for clinical practice in pre registration Nursing and Midwifery students
Introduction: The use of simulation in nursing education is increasing. Nurses require knowledge and skills for safe and effective practice. Simulation based training has been used to enhance clinical skills in critical ...
(Churchill Livingstone, 2009)
Nuclear Medicine is concerned with providing diagnostic information about patients following the administration of a radioactive product. The patient is imaged using a Gamma Camera. Images are produced of the distribution ...
The prevalence of neovascularity in patients clinically diagnosed with rotator cuff tendinopathy
Background: Shoulder dysfunction is common and pathology of the rotator cuff tendons and subacromial bursa are considered to be a major cause of pain and morbidity. Although many hypotheses exist there is no definitive ...
Simulation-based theatre team training : A pilot course to improve team working and patient safety
Introduction: Ahead of the Chief Medical Officer’s report we started to setup an interprofessional clinical team simulation-based training programme supported by senior clinicians and CPD funding from the East of England ...
Acquisition of knowledge of other healthcare disciplines through simulation
Introduction : Students have few opportunities to practise alongside other disciplines. Simulation offers an ideal context to provide experience in a safe and controlled environment to junior trainees. This project explores ...
The importance of staff support in the provision of emotionally sensitive care
(Jessica Kingsley Publishers, 2009)
Using high-fidelity patient simulation to teach physician assistant (PA) students
Introduction: PAs are normally life-science graduates enrolled on a two-year postgraduate programme who eventually function as semi-autonomous clinicians under the direct supervision of designated doctors. The introduction ...
Simulation: making pharmacology 'real' to bioscience students
Traditionally, pharmacology has been taught to bioscience students through screen-based simulation applications, or discussion of case scenarios or clinical applications in lectures and workshops. However, this year, we ...