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Using thermochromic ink for medical simulations
Background: In medical simulation and training, blood is used to exhibit its different behaviors in context. In some cases, blood color differential is an imperative visual effect to ensure high-fidelity training and ...
Qatar welcomes the Extracorporeal Life Support Organisation South and West Asia Chapter 2017 Conference
Extracorporeal Life Support (ECLS) is saving an increasing number of lives worldwide, 1 so it is a great pleasure to welcome for the first time in Qatar the South and West Asia Chapter (SWAC) of the Extracorporeal Life ...
Crisis resource management in relation to empowering people to speak up in emergency medical service clinical practice settings
Teamwork and effective communication have been identified as key principles in Crisis Resource Management (CRM) in the context of emergency care medicine. The aim of CRM is to ultimately improve patient safety and prevent ...
The 4C framework for making reasonable adjustments for people with learning disabilities
Background People with learning disabilities experience significant inequalities in accessing healthcare. Legal frameworks, such as the Equality Act 2010, are intended to reduce such disparities in care, and require ...
Health care organisation and delivery for people with dementia and comorbidity: a qualitative study exploring the views of patients, carers and professionals
Objectives People living with dementia (PLWD) have a high prevalence of comorbidty. The aim of this study was to explore the impact of dementia on access to non-dementia services and identify ways of improving service ...
Student life - Your first clinical placement : prepare well and ask for help
Your first clinical placement as a nursing student will be an exciting experience, but it may also be somewhat overwhelming.
Public involvement in research within care homes : benefits and challenges in the APPROACH study
BACKGROUND: Public involvement in research (PIR) can improve research design and recruitment. Less is known about how PIR enhances the experience of participation and enriches the data collection process. In a study to ...
''One Passion, One Vision and One World’’- Reflections on the 9th Council of International Neonatal Nurses Conference (COINN) 2016
This report presents our reflections and feedback of the 9th Council of International Neonatal Nurses (COINN) conference 2016 that took place at the Westin hotel, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada from August 13th to ...
Learning from narrative to understand person-centred experience: a literature review
Within healthcare, narrative can be a compelling way to teach professionals about patient experience and foster a more humanistic, person-centred understanding of care. The neonatal nursing field is a speciality with ...
Commissioning care for people with dementia at the end of life: a mixed methods study.
Objectives To understand how end of life care for people with dementia is currently commissioned (.e contracted)and organised, with a view to informing the development of commissioning guidance for good quality community-based ...