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Achieving Quality of Life Against All the Odds

Nyatanga, Brian (2016) Achieving Quality of Life Against All the Odds. British Journal of Community Nursing, 21 (6). p. 317. ISSN Print: 1462-4753 Online: 2052-2215

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The article discusses various challenges that community or district nurses experience in providing end-of-life care at home according to the 2013 publication "District Nursing: Harnessing the Potential" by The Royal College of Nursing (RCN). These challenges include clinical demands, staff retention, and sickness through stress. According to the RCN, district nurses work under pressure from many challenging issues.

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Uncontrolled Discrete Keywords: community health nursing, National Health Service, nurse attitude, palliative therapy, quality of life, terminal care, palliative care, end of life care, community nurses, district nurses
Subjects: R Medicine > R Medicine (General)
R Medicine > RT Nursing
Divisions: College of Health, Life and Environmental Sciences > School of Nursing and Midwifery
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Depositing User: Brian Nyatanga
Date Deposited: 23 Jul 2018 14:57
Last Modified: 17 Jun 2020 17:23

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