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Developing Self-Directed Training for Intravenous Cannulation

Snelling, Paul ORCID: and Duffy, L. (2002) Developing Self-Directed Training for Intravenous Cannulation. Professional Nurse, 18 (3). pp. 137-142. ISSN 0266-8130

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Nurses are frequently called upon to insert intravenous cannulae. Traditional training has
involved a study day followed by supervised practice, but in one trust, many nurses failed to
continue cannulation afterwards. A flexible system of training, using videos and workbooks
was introduced, which has enabled nurses to build a portfolio of clinical skills at their own

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: intravenous cannulation, nursing
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Paul Snelling
Date Deposited: 23 Dec 2013 17:38
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:02

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