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The battle for the Bill

Rosemary Cook tells how nursing became a registered profession, improving its standing in the eyes of the public, thanks to a dedicated nurse and a healthy dose of opposition.

General practice workforce

As the pressure on general practice increases Jenny Aston explains initiatives underway to attract and train practice nurses for the task ahead.

in your workplace

NHS Trust HR director Graham White offers advice on employment issues affecting nurses

Empowering district nurses

District nurses must stand up, speak out and be counted in a modern primary-care led NHS, writes Cate Wood

Honing your leadership skills

Leadership skills must be acquired by identifying, learning and honing them through practice, write Daniel Richard Leff and Penny Humpris

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