This site is intended for healthcare professionals only


Articles within the archive for November 2014

01/11/2014:PHE week of action will support children and parents - Blogs
02/11/2014:London walk for Diabetes - Events
03/11/2014:General practice nursing shoots up the agenda - News
03/11/2014:Combating racial prejudice in the health service - Blogs
03/11/2014:In your Workplace - Professional
03/11/2014:Staying ahead of pancreatic cancer - Clinical
03/11/2014:Helping children to learn and grow - Clinical
03/11/2014:Managing endometriosis - Clinical
03/11/2014:Preserving antibiotic efficacy - Clinical
03/11/2014:Facial conditions, in images - Clinical
03/11/2014:How the web can make keeping up to date easier - Professional
03/11/2014:Complexity theory in nursing - Professional
03/11/2014:Career Profile - Jenny Aston - Professional
03/11/2014:Smokers quit for Stoptober - News
03/11/2014:Increased numbers of patients at risk of CVD - News
03/11/2014:Primary care in the spotlight - News
03/11/2014:European Antibiotic Awareness Day - News
03/11/2014:Crash dieting no worse than steady weight loss - Clinical
03/11/2014:Weight loss in primary care fails - Clinical
03/11/2014:Personality and asthma - Clinical
03/11/2014:Mothers tend to consult internet - Professional
03/11/2014:Nursing Specialist Group - Professional
03/11/2014:Practical medicines management - Professional
03/11/2014:Stroke rehabilitation app - Professional
04/11/2014:Community nurses will be integral to NHS sustainability - Blogs
05/11/2014:England appoints three PNs to support workforce development - News
05/11/2014:Lower NMC fee hangs on change to FtP legislation - News
05/11/2014:Nurses concerned about provision of palliative care - News
05/11/2014:New guidelines will support nurse honesty over mistakes - News
05/11/2014:RCGP releases Ebola guidance - News
05/11/2014:Better health messages necessary to improve cancer awareness in non-whites - News
05/11/2014:People with diabetes not offered dietary advice - News
06/11/2014:Serious failing in children’s mental health services - News
06/11/2014:Language controls for overseas nurses proposed - News
06/11/2014:Consultation on falls prevention in older people - News
06/11/2014:Leading doctors urge government to withdraw cash incentive for dementia diagnosis - News
08/11/2014:Bristol Community Health agrees new pay package - News
09/11/2014:Summit pushes rollback of prescribing - News
11/11/2014:RCN leadership and management conference - Events
11/11/2014:Failure to grasp biomarkers' link with cardiovascular disease puts men at risk - News
11/11/2014:Four new fellows welcomed to the QNI - News
13/11/2014:Scots reluctant to speak about mental health - News
14/11/2014:Older people embarrassed by health and care needs - News
15/11/2014:DH Week of Action focuses on children and young people - News
15/11/2014:Career Profile: Kirsten Ellmore - Professional
15/11/2014:Challenging the status quo - News
15/11/2014:The RCN announces a new president - News
15/11/2014:Nurses vital to educate public about antibiotic resistance - News
15/11/2014:Why become a Queen’s nurse? - News
15/11/2014:Professionalism online - Professional
15/11/2014:Practice pilots announced for revalidation - News
16/11/2014:Practice nurses are required to coordinate care - News
16/11/2014:Ebola virus and the duty of care - News
17/11/2014:Antibiotics and children’s health - News
17/11/2014:Age-related discrimination - Professional
17/11/2014:Questionnaire will monitor health of two year olds - News
17/11/2014:Combating postnatal depression in the perinatal period - Clinical
17/11/2014:Effectively treating acne - Clinical
18/11/2014:Improving asthma management - Clinical
18/11/2014:NHS winter budget boosted - News
18/11/2014:Premature birth is highest cause of infant deaths globally - News
18/11/2014:Antibiotic awareness day - Events
19/11/2014:Nursing practice conference - Events
19/11/2014:QNI carer champions - Events
19/11/2014:Mobile working for community nurses in Solihull - News
19/11/2014:Poor access to specialist nurses for COPD patients - News
19/11/2014:Scottish nurses create innovative local methods of patient review - News
19/11/2014:JCVI recommends HPV vaccine for men who have sex with men - News
19/11/2014:Practice nurses identify need for education on new vaccines - News
19/11/2014:Contraception for young women - Clinical
19/11/2014:Managing respiratory patients to avoid admissions - Video Content
20/11/2014:Do-it-yourself health gets results - Professional
21/11/2014:Welsh nurses secure one per cent pay rise - News
21/11/2014:Fertility advice for breast cancer patients found lacking - News
21/11/2014:Low vitamin D levels linked with increased mortality - News
25/11/2014:Domestic violence and emotional abuse: out in the open - Blogs
25/11/2014:High breast density 'significant risk factor' of breast cancer - News
27/11/2014:Midwife overtime 'more expensive than pay rise' - News
28/11/2014: Contemporary Issues in Safeguarding and Child Protection - Professional
29/11/2014:Too few children vaccinated against flu - News
30/11/2014:Nurses welcomed at Number 10 - Blogs
30/11/2014:Advising parents on infant sleep - Clinical
30/11/2014:Building on a successful year - News
Back to top

Read a free issue from Practice Nursing

Register to read a free issue from our sister publication, Practice Nursing.

Including articles on asthma, diabetes and more. Read your copy.


Sign up to the newsletter


Independent Nurse is the professional resource for primary care and community nurses, providing clinical articles for practice nurses and prescribers.


Subscribe to our newsletter and stay up to date with the latest nursing news.

Stay Connected

Stay social with Independent Nurse by following us on Twitter, liking us on Facebook or connecting on LinkedIn.


Need access to some of our older articles? You can view our archive, or alternatively contact us.

Contact Us

MA Healthcare Ltd.
St Jude's Church, Dulwich Road
London, SE24 0PB

Tel: +44 (0)20 7738 5454
Registered in England and Wales No. 01878373

Meet the team


Find out how to contribute to Independent Nurse here.