Have you heard of Compassion Fatigue? Have you or your members of staff been impacted by this? Take the time to read this article published in the Journal of Trauma Nursing
Does sensitivity to pain alter in individuals who have chronic pain and anxiety disorders including post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) ?
We understand the practical difficulties with improving healthcare. “Despite numerous methods to improve health care, inconsistencies in success have been attributed to factors that include unengaged staff, absence of supportive improvement resources and organisational inertia.”
“Psychosis is relatively uncommon in adolescents, particularly under the age of 15 years. Statistics vary considerably, but generally the accepted prevalence in the population is one per 1 000”.
There are a subset of children with obsessive-comulsive disroder (OCD) who have a sudden onset of their psychiatric symptoms typically following infection with a variety of agents, including Streptococcus pyogenes, varicella, and Mycoplasma pneumoniae.
We understand the concept of bullying. As Nurses we are aware of instances whereby bullying has occurred over time in some of our workplaces.
This is an interesting paper that discusses Nurse Leadership, Nurse followship and burnout. ” A study conducted on nurses in five countries found that 30% to 40% of nurses report feeling burned out.