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Perceived language proficiency and pain assessment by registered and student nurses in native English-speaking and EAL children aged 4-7 years
Aims and Objectives To identify the factors that influence decisions made by health professionals when assessing the pain of native English speaking and children whose English is an Additional Language (EAL). Background ...
Maternity high dependency care in obstetric units remote from tertiary referral centres: findings of a modified Delphi study
(Royal College of Midwives, 2017-12-31)
Background. Increasing numbers of pregnant and postnatal women require higher levels of care, including maternity high dependency care (MHDC), due to comorbidities and/or obstetric complications. Up to 5% of women in the ...
The experiences of physiotherapists treating people with dementia who fracture their hip.
BACKGROUND: It is estimated that people with dementia are approximately three times more likely to fracture their hip than sex and age matched controls. A report by the Chartered Society of Physiotherapy found that this ...
Physiotherapy interventions for people with dementia and a hip fracture-a scoping review of the literature.
BACKGROUND: People with dementia are 2.7 times more likely to suffer a hip fracture than those without and their management is estimated to cost £0.92 billion per year. Yet there has been little focus on the effectiveness ...
The use of a Delphi survey to examine maternity high dependency care (MHDC) in obstetric units remote from tertiary referral centres
(Redactive Media Group, 2017-09-30)