Clinical Matters

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A new culture of nursing

Nursing has changed significantly over the years. Since the inception of nursing as a profession the understanding of what makes a good nurse has been

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David’s Story

David, 76, originally from Oxford, has been a scientist, holds an MBA and has worked internationally.  He came to us at Sefton Hall, Dawlish before

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Shall we ring my mother?

‘Challenging behaviour’ – those words really need to be banned, don’t they? Or perhaps it is just that it needs to be better understood.  Everybody’s

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The Big ‘D’

Over my 30-year career working with older people, it has been exciting to see the increased interest in and awareness of dementia care.  It feels

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Keeping an Open Mind

I consider myself a fairly unshockable person.   However, there have been a few moments in my career when something someone has said has stopped me

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