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Independent Nurse February 2019

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Autoimmune diseases Exploring the origins of autoimmune disease

In this issue of Independent Nurse, the news covers the fall in applications for nursing degrees since the end of the bursary, and the lack of recognition of dementia risk factors while the news focus discusses the challenges in delivering the NHS Long-term Plan. The magazine’s clinical section studies winter respiratory diseases, autoimmune diseases, and infant malnutrition. Finally, the professional section looks at self-compassion in nursing.

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