Our clinical nursing articles aim to inform and educate nurse practitioners and students. This is achieved through the publication of peer-reviewed, evidence-based, relevant and topical articles.

Treating opiate dependence in primary care: the role of non-medical prescribers

How a clinical service developed in London to address the growing issue of opiate dependence

How eConsult has transformed patient care and staff well-being in an NHS practice

An examination of the changes that eConsult can bring to the staff and patient experience

Stepped care model and depression in primary care

Learning and developing ideas for how you could implement stepped care in your practice

Improving the recruitment of primary care patients to clinical research studies

Strategies for improving the recruitment and retention of participants to research

Using simulation to encourage nursing students to deliver health promotion in practice

Tools and techniques used in the simulation exercise
Open access

Optimising the assessment and management of lower limb wounds in general practice

A service improvement project to provide a pathway for people with lower limb wounds

Exploring differential diagnosis decision support systems for trainee advanced...

Advanced practitioners are increasingly deployed to assess, diagnose and manage patients

Managing childhood vaccination clinics during COVID-19: risks and solutions

What to consider so childhood vaccination clinics continue and parents are supported

Understanding the benefits of the district nurse specialist practitioner qualification

A reflection on the importance of post-graduate education in district nursing
Open access

Facebook as a conduit for population health messaging

Advice and suggestions about how to develop the social media platform in practice areas

The role of the nurse in supporting patients with asthma during the COVID-19 pandemic

Nurses supporting patients with asthma should be aware of guidelines and new recommendations

Hepatitis A infection: public health management and the role of the primary care nurse

Working with public health is an important aspect of reducing transmission

Evaluating sleep quality in patients with hypertension

Discussion of sleep quality should form part of the overall lifestyle advice for patients

Exploring the attitudes and behaviours of community nurses towards patient self-care

A focus on self-care must be integral to the function and purpose of community nursing

Preventing measles outbreaks: a global health challenge

The role of policymakers and governments in preventing outbreaks

Using play to educate children about asthma

Improving asthma knowledge among children and their families

An evaluation of group safeguarding supervision in health visiting practice

Its delivery must be effective and support practitioners to explore and analyse practice