Daily Telegraph features Cardiovascular Health supplement

Today is World Heart Day, and in today’s Daily Telegraph there’s a pull out supplement entitled “Cardiovascular Health”. Produced in conjunction with healthawareness.co.uk, it contains several interesting articles about heart disease, heart failure and related issues.

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Lucozade formula changing

The formulation for Lucozade Energy is changing. If you are advising patients on on hypo treatment using Lucozade, amounts will double from 75-100mls to 150-200mls. Please click on the link below for a poster that you …

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The Importance of Communication in Nursing

Here’s a link to an article in Nursing Matters, published by one of our successful Cert HE students. Naomi Berry has gone on to a nursing career, and clearly doing very well. Well done Naomi! http://nursing-matters.com/importance-communication-nursing/

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Diabetes heat map of England

        As this recent “fat map” continues to be widely reported in the press, our Clinical Director Linda Goldie has pointed out that more information is needed to draw conclusions. The map shows …

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Using spirometry to support diagnosis

SpirometryGPN2016 Andrew Booth, one of our Respiratory Disease tutors, has had this article about spirometry published in the Journal of General Practice Nursing. If you want to find out more, come and meet Andrew on one …

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Is your pack out of date?

If you have previously studied with the PCTC on one of our distance learning courses, new developments may mean that your pack is now out of date. Our new electronic packs mean that this need no …

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