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An evaluation of the first year of family health nursing practice in Scotland
Scotland has led enactment of the new World Health Organisation (Europe) Family Health Nurse (FHN) concept. This paper presents research which evaluated the initial operation and impact of the role in remote and rural ...
The development and evaluation of a holistic approach to obesity management for primary care nurses.
(The Robert Gordon University, 2008-08)
The prevalence of obesity (BMI≥30kg/m²) in the Scottish population is rising at an alarming pace. The health implications for those affected and the lack of sustained success in treatment, demands that new strategies be ...
A follow-up study of professionals' perspectives on the development of family health nursing in Scotland: a questionnaire survey
Background In 1998 the World Health Organisation Europe introduced the Family Health Nurse concept. The envisaged role of this community-based nurse was seen as multi-faceted and included helping individuals, families ...