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Nursing in Practice NEWCASTLE 2010 presentation slides

Here are the slide presentations from the NEWCASTLE 2010 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.)

Health B4 Profit
Karen Reay, National Officer, Health Sector, Unite the Union

So you think asthma has been sorted?
Judith Lawrence, Education for Health Regional Trainer

Supporting nursing on the front line: an introduction to
NHS Choices (
Adam Harridence, Stakeholder Manager, NHS Choices

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

Newer therapies in type 2 diabetes
June James, Diabetes Nurse Consultant

Type 2 diabetes: the use of GLP-1 receptor agonists
Brigid Marron, Senior Diabetes Specialist, South Tyneside Foundation Trust

Community nursing: enhanced through mobile communication   
Justin Paul, Head of Market Development - UK Services, Airwave

Premature and sick babies - today's picture
Zoe Chivers, Senior Projects Officer, Innovations Team, Bliss

Managing common - and less common - mental health conditions in primary care
George Coxon, RMN Mental Health Nursing Association (MHNA)

Smoking and the Bandit: is mild COPD the outlaw of lung disease?
Dr Graham Burns, Consultant Physician and Honorary Senior Lecturer, Royal Victoria Infirmary and University of Newcastle upon Tyne & Karen Heslop, Senior Staff Nurse in Respiratory Medicine, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Sexual health: it's time to talk
Danielle Robinson, Staff Nurse and Louise Willis, School Nurse, Alston Community Hospital