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Nursing in Practice LONDON 2009 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the LONDON 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.)

Challenges and opportunities in primary care, 2010/2011
Gail Adams, National Officer, Head of Nursing, UNISON

Strategies for asthma management: what are the options?
Runa Ali, London Chest Hospital

Tackling child obesity with HENRY – Health Exercise Nutrition for the Really Young
Gail Allan, HENRY Development Director Director

Disease awareness in Type 2 diabetes
Sarah Ambrose-Willson, Consultant Nurse Diabetes, Hackney Diabetes Centre

Leading care - nursing initiatives
Viv Bennett, Deputy Chief Nursing Officer for England, Department of Health

Priming the treasure chest - maximising early breastmilk supply
Alison Blenkinsop, International Board Certified Lactation Consultant, Author of Fit to Bust - A Comic Treasure Chest

Disease awareness in type 2 diabetes
Jo Butler, Diabetes Nurse Consultant, NHS Wandsworth

"I want to lose weight ……….. BUT………."
Mandy Cassidy, UKCP Registered psychotherapist

'The Swine Flew' - The Swine Flu Pandemic 2009
Vivien Cleary, Consultant in Health Protection, North East and Entral London Health Protection Unit, Health Protection Agency

The numbers game - managing lipids to reduce cardiovascular risk
Bev Cox, Clinical Lead Cardio-respiratory Disease, Diabetes and Smoking Cessation, Education for Health Warwick

Sex after the menopause
Annie Evans, Women's Health Specialist, Bristol

Achieving QOF: adapting therapy to individual need
Marc Evans, Consultant Physician, Department of General Medicine, Diabetes & Endocrinology, Cardiff & Vale NHS Trust

Skill mix: the essentials you need to know
Maggie Fisher, Lead Local Coordinator Netmums and Chair of Unite/CPHVA Health Visitor's Forum

Developing a community based nurse-led anticoagulation service
Rosalind Marr, Senior Nurse, and Christine Flood: Anticoagulant Nurse, Dundee Community Anticoagulation Service

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

Improving asthma control – the central role of the asthma review
Erica Haines, Education for Health Regional Trainer

But I'm not the type to get postnatal depression!
Elaine A Hanzak, Speaker and Author of 'Eyes without Sparkle – a journey through postnatal illness'

Obesity and type 2 diabetes - A modern epidemic
David Haslam, General Practitioner, Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire

Newcastle upon Tyne's 1 hour HIV testing community service. Leading and managing a public health project
Kathryn Kain, Lead Sexual Health Adviser, NHS Newcastle & North Tyneside Community Health

Information sharing
Alan Loivette, Implementation Coordinator for North and East London, Improving Information Sharing and Management Programme, Department for Children, Schools and Families

National COPD strategy
Anne Moger, Nurse Advisor to Respiratory Team, Department of Health

The role of 'nurses in practice' in the NHS antenatal and newborn screening programmes
Nadia Permalloo, Regional Antenatal Screening Coordinator, London
Joanne Harcombe, National education Lead, Antenatal and Newborn programmes
Pat Webb, Deputy Regional Antenatal and Newborn Screening Coordinator, South East Region

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

Domestic violence and child protection: Practice implications
Lorraine Radford, Head of Research, NSPCC

Can a vagina really buy a Mercedes? (What can your pelvic floor do for you?)
Jenni Russell, Founder of P3 – the Physical Pension Plan Investment Program, Correctional/Postural Therapist, Personal Trainer & Lifestyle Coach

Effective compression bandaging for lower limb ulcers: Essentials and innovation
Fran Worboys, Tissue Viability Lead Nurse, Wound Care and Lymphoedema team, East London Wound Healing Clinic