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Nursing in Practice CARDIFF 2009 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the Cardiff 2009 Nursing in Practice Event in PDF format for you to download and view at your leisure. (Adobe reader required - click here to download it for free.)

Improving asthma control - the central role of the asthma review
Liz Bryant, Education for Health Regional Trainer

The uncomfortable conversation
Dr Heather Currie, Associate Specialist Gynaecologist and Obstetrician, Dumfries and Galloway Royal Infirmary

Swine flu: how not to make a pig's ear of it
Dr Meirion Evans, Senior Lecturer in Epidemiology and Public Health, Cardiff University, and Regional Epidemiologist, Communicable Disease Surveillance Centre, National Public Health Service for Wales

NuvaRing - the new monthly contraceptive choice
Kathy French, Nurse Member of the IAG DH and Clinical Director, Brook

Working more effectively with people experiencing mental ill-health
Ewan Hilton, Executive Director, Gofal CYMRU

Current developments in wound healing
Nicola Ivins, Senior Nurse, Department of Wound Healing,
Cardiff University

"If not us, who? If not now, when?" A vision for community nursing services in Wales
Rosemary Kennedy, Chief Nursing Officer for Wales

Living with COPD in Wales
Dr Ian Ketchell, Director, All Wales Adult Cystic Fibrosis Centre

Is the prostate specific antigen test the best way to detect prostate cancer?
Sarah Porch, Head of Services, The Prostate Cancer Charity

Blood pressure: measurement, medicine and management for 2009
Michael Rich, Executive Director, Blood Pressure Association

Disease awareness in type 2 diabetes
Josie Ross, Lead Nurse Diabetes, Gwent NHS Trust