IMPORTANT: Please sign in to update your subscription preferences and ensure you still receive communications from JCN

Sign in to your account


JCN Online Journals

Welcome the the Journal section of JCN Online. Here you can view every article from the current Journal of Community Nursing.

There are also extensive back issues available.

Please sign in or register to view the articles.

Journal details

Community nurses have crucial role in protecting babies this winter

Every year there are seasonal spikes in infant hospital admissions for bronchiolitis, a common respiratory infection that affects vulnerable infants and usually occurs between November and March. Bronchiolitis is the most common cause of infant hospital admissions during the winter months and since 2004, admissions have increased by more than 50%.