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Nursing in Practice MANCHESTER 2009 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the Manchester 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.)

Disease awareness in type 2 diabetes
Dr Adam Robinson, Consultant Physician in Diabetes, Bolton PCT

Commissioning services for children and young people
Alex Heritage, Women and Children's Services, Ashton, Leigh and Wigan PCT

Nursing in practice: a challenge for the future
Betty Kershaw, RCN Education Adviser

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

Tackling childhood obesity with HENRY - Health Exercise Nutrition for the Really Young
Candida Hunt, HENRY Programme Director

It ain't what you do it's the way that you do it: the use of knowledge and information in safeguarding children
Dr Sue Smith, Divisional Head and Principal Lecturer in Children's Public Health, University of Huddersfield

"But I'm not the type to get postnatal depression!"
Elaine A Hanzak, Author

NuvaRing - the new monthly contraceptive choice
Gilly Andrews, Clinical Nurse Specialist in Family Planning

Helping people who find it hard to stop smoking: optimising effective usage of NRT
Jennifer Percival, Tobacco Policy Adviser (UK), RCN

Skill mix: the essentials you need to know
Maggie Fisher, Professional Officer, Unite CPHVA

NHS Choices - helping to promote health and wellbeing in your community
Nigel Fray, Stakeholder Relations Manager, NHS Choices

Use of technology in the community
Sara Trow, Heart Failure Community Matron, Blackpool PCT

Hepatitis C - information, testing and treatment in primary care
Sheila Wilson, Training Co-Ordinator
Esther Pears, Lead Hepatology Specialist Nurse, MRI

Improving asthma control - the central role of the asthma review
Sue Nutbrown, Education for Health Regional Trainer

Antimicrobials: what are they and what use are they in wound care?
Sylvia Stanway, Lead Nurse for Tissue Viability, Salford Healthcare

Travel clinics: putting you in control
Karen Olorenshaw and Yvonne Stephenson, Practice Nurses, Shipston Medical Centre