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Are undegraduate healthcare students learning about each other from multiprofessional scenario-based simulation training?
Introduction: During initial training, students have few opportunities to practise alongside students from other disciplines other than in a classroom setting (1). Simulation offers an ideal context to provide clinical ...
Electrotherapy Evidence Based Practice
The impact of simulation training in doctors
Background: Patient simulators are increasingly used in the training of healthcare professionals. The main advantage is the ability to provide training in managing complex scenarios in a controlled risk-free environment ...
No longer hungry in hospital : improving the hospital mealtime experience for older people through Action Research
Aims and objectives. This study aimed to improve the mealtime experience of older people in a hospital setting through helping staff to make changes to their clinical practice and the ward environment. Background. Poor ...
What do Foundation Year 1 and 2 medical trainees think about taking part in scenario-based simulation training together?
Introduction: The University of Hertfordshire’s Intensive Care and Emergency Simulation Centre (HICESC) has been delivering simulation training in partnership with the East & North Herts NHS Trust since 2004 for medical ...
Update on review of reviews on teenage pregnancy and parenthood : Submitted as an Addendum to the first evidence briefing 2003
(National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE), 2008)
This report presents the findings from reviews identified since December 2001 to update the first evidence briefing relating to teenage pregnancy and parenthood published in 2003 (Swann et al 2003). Following on from the ...
Programmes of care during childbirth
(Wiley Blackwell, 2008)
"If the Food Looks Dodgy I Dinnae Eat It" : teenagers' accounts of food and eating practices in socio-economically disadvantaged families
This paper examines how young teenagers living in socio-economically disadvantaged families perceive everyday food and eating practices within the home. From in-depth interviews with 36 Scottish teenagers aged 13-14 years, ...
Patients' perceptions of informed consent for surgical procedures in Northern Ireland : a retrospective survey
Consent for surgical procedures is in the public domain following the Bristol and Liverpool enquiries [Department of Health, 2001a; House of Commons, 2001]. A legal and ethical principle exists whereby consent must be ...