15. Professional Issues

  1. Janice Mighten RGN, RSCN, MSc, BMed Sci(Hons)
  1. Janice Mighten

Published Online: 5 APR 2013

DOI: 10.1002/9781118702680.ch15

Children's Respiratory Nursing

Children's Respiratory Nursing

How to Cite

Mighten, J. (2012) Professional Issues, in Children's Respiratory Nursing (ed J. Mighten), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd,., West Sussex, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781118702680.ch15

Author Information

  1. Children's Respiratory/Community Nurse Specialist, Nottingham Children's Hospital

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 5 APR 2013
  2. Published Print: 11 SEP 2012

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405197755

Online ISBN: 9781118702680

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Keywords:

  • British Thoracic Society (BTS);
  • Care quality commission;
  • Evidence-based practice;
  • Knowledge and skills framework (KSF);
  • Law and ethics;
  • National Health Service (NHS);
  • National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence (NICE);
  • Nurse-led clinics;
  • Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Legal Context of Practice

  • Evidence-Based Practice

  • Nurse Prescribing

  • Law and Ethics

  • Quality Assurance

  • National Documents

  • Conclusion

  • References