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New Wound Care Today journal launched and available online

New Wound Care Today journal launched and available online

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Unlike many of the journals currently available, Wound Care Today’s content is steered not by the needs of publishers, but by a strong editorial board comprising members of influential wound care charity the Wound Care Alliance. As such, Wound Care Today offers a unique perspective on tissue viability, steered by other nurses and clinicians rather than editors or industry.

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New app helps nurses assess patients' nutrition

New app helps nurses assess patients' nutrition

The ‘Managing adult malnutrition in the community’ guide and pathway is now available online as an app. Since its launch in 2012, thousands of health professionals have downloaded the pathway to seek further information on the management of adult malnutrition in the community - this app aims to help them in their day-to-day assessment of patients. 121212

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Exit site management in the community using Kendall™ AMD Antimicrobial Foam Dressing with PHMB

Exit site management in the community using Kendall™ AMD Antimicrobial Foam Dressing with PHMB

Exit sites are commonly encountered in the community setting as a result of a shift in clinical practice that means more patients with complex conditions are being managed at home. The management of exit sites varies according to indication, but there are principles of practice that are common to all sites, and these are outlined in this article. Kendall™ AMD Antimicrobial Foam Dressing with PHMB has been used to successfully prevent and manage infection of exit sites, and to manage overgranulation, a common complication of these wounds.

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The big interview - JCN talks to Viv Bennett

The big interview - JCN talks to Viv Bennett

Although community nurses often work in isolation, it’s good know someone at a national level has got your back. Jason Beckford-Ball went to meet Viv Bennett and asked her about her vision for public health nursing in England.

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