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Living bereavement : an exploration of healthcare workers' responses to loss and grief in an NHS continuing care ward for older people
This article reports on research rooted in a work based education project and the theme of loss was chosen by the participating care staff who felt it was central to their work with dependent older people. They coined the ...
La simulation comme projet d’excellence universitaire : l’exemple de l’Université de Hertfordshire en Angleterre
This article presents the development of a large clinical simulation centre within a British university. This centre is used by students and professionals from all healthcare disciplines where they take part in highfidelity ...
Intraobserver Reliability of Angular and Linear Measurements of Scapular Position in Subjects With and Without Symptoms
Objective: To assess intraobserver reliability of angular and linear clinical measurements of scapular position. Design: Test-retest analyses. Setting: Outpatient department in National Health Service teaching hospital in ...
Ethical dilemmas are not simply black and white
This article aims to highlight some of the ethical issues that arise when social work educators plan to involve service users and carers from black and minority ethnic (BME) communities in the teaching of social work ...
Ectopic Pregnancy : A Real Issue for Midwives
Ectopic pregnancy is the third biggest killer of pregnant women in the UK. Outlines the symptoms and management and explores the condition's psychological and physical effects
The Validity of the Lag Signs in Diagnosing Full-Thickness Tears of the Rotator Cuff : A Preliminary Investigation
Objective: To investigate whether the lag signs were valid tools in diagnosing full-thickness tears of the rotator cuff. Design: A same-subject, correlation, double-blinded design was used. The results of the external ...
Learning through play: simulation scenario = obstacle course + treasure hunt
(Academic Press, 2008-05-20)
Patient Satisfaction with Private Physiotherapy for Musculoskeletal Pain
Despite emphasis on patient centred healthcare, healthcare professionals have been slow to use validated measurements of patient satisfaction in physiotherapy practice. This cross sectional survey measured patient satisfaction ...
Neoliberalism and its implications for mental health in the UK
This article sets out to outline the tenets of neoliberalism and globalization, prior to the identification of the implications of neoliberalism for the British health system since 1979. The article then focuses on the ...
Involving users in developing health services