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British Heart Foundation rewards innovation

British Heart Foundation rewards innovation

BHF Alliance member Dr Julie Walker has been presented with the Heart Hero innovation award at the BHF supporters’ conference in Manchester.

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Smoking link with schizophrenia

Smoking link with schizophrenia

Recent research from King’s College, London has found strong evidence that smoking can put people more at risk of developing schizophrenia as a result of nicotine’s effect on the brain.

 

 

 

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Journals and supplements

Journal of Community Nursing (JCN)

Journal of Community Nursing (JCN)

Since 1978 the Journal of Community Nursing (JCN) has been providing education, information and training to community nurses within the UK, and globally, in areas such as continence care, wound care, skin care, chronic conditions, to name but a few.

Wound Care Today

Wound Care Today

Although dressings and innovative products are vital, what patients really need is a workforce of well-educated clinicians who understand how to put a patient on the path to a healed wound.

Wound Care Today is packed full of practice-based articles written by expert clinicians, as well as seeking out opinion pieces from people working on the ground today.

Skin care today

Skin care today

Collaboratively predominate distributed outsourcing rather than process-centric partnerships. Compellingly disintermediate multifunctional convergence for cross-unit e-tailers. Collaboratively scale customized deliverables vis-a-vis business manufactured products.

Supplements and other resources

Supplements and other resources

To help you in your day-to-day practice, JCN regularly produces supplements to provide education in key areas of clinical practice.

This currently includes 'Wound care in the community' and 'Challenging your practice: venous leg ulcers', as well as 'Evaluation of a dynamic mattress replacement system within a community setting'.

Posters

Posters

Here is a list of all of the current Posters available on the site. Click on the link to download.

Recent journal articles

My community

My community

Sarah-Jayne Lawson is a registered nurse with ID MEDICAL and currently works as a community agency nurse....

Ask the expert: How do I prepare the limb for effective compression?

Ask the expert: How do I prepare the limb for effective compression?

In each issue of JCN we ask a clinical expert in a particular field to take a look at a therapy area and examine some everyday problems that community nurses may experience. In this issue, we look at an important precursor to compression therapy......

Thinking of writing for JCN?

If you are thinking of writing an article for publication in the Journal of Community Nursing,
click here to download a copy of our Guidelines for Authors document. This contains all the information you will need to make your submission.