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Nursing in Practice Glasgow 2012 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the Glasgow 2012 Nursing in Practice Event in PDF format for you to download and view at your leisure.

Current challenges in the management of patients with diabetes - the right treatment choice for the right patient
Jill Hill, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, Birmingham Community Healthcare NHS Trust

Epilepsy management and the importance of pre-conceptual counselling within QOF
Lesslie A Young, Chief Executive, Epilepsy Scotland

Recent developments in COPD: From guidelines to everyday practice
John Duncan, Glasgow Royal Infirmary, Respiratory Clinical Nurse Specialist

Help patients to succeed in smoking cessation
Judy Corbett, PATH National Training & Development Manager, ASH Scotland

Recent developments in depression
Dr Carina Hibberd, Nursing, Midwifery & Allied Health Professions Research Unit

Heart failure in primary care
Dr Frances Mair, Professor of Primary Care Research (General Practice and Primary Care), University of Glasgow

Soak and Smooth to Soothe: A guide to treating childhood eczema
Barbara Page, Specialist Nurse, Queen Margaret Hospital, Dunfermline

Treating drug misuse in the community

Combatting obesity and related illnesses

Caring for cancer patients in a rural primary care setting
Gill Chadwick, Macmillan Lead Cancer nurse, NHS Western Isles

Domestic abuse can seriously damage your patient's health
Nel Whiting, Learning and Development Manager, Scottish Women's Aid

Delivering outstanding asthma care
Dr Eric Livingston, Consultant Respiratory Physician, GRI & Stobhill Hospitals, Glasgow

Chronic kidney disease in the community
Dr Mark Macgregor, Clinical Director, Medical Specialties, Consultant Physician and Nephrologist

Social and clinical impacts of alcohol on the community
Barbara O'Donnell, Director of services, Alcohol Focus Scotland