April 2022 I CONTENTS

CLINICAL Venepuncture—taking blood with care


Paul Burgess Croup—a common childhood upper respiratory 178 tract disease Ian Peate Rare health conditions 57: Lassa fever, 184 Laband syndrome, limbic encephalitis, HIV Chris Barber

PROFESSIONAL Inspiring others through compassionate


leadership: the power of partnerships Ofrah Muflahi, Kevin Morley and Maive Coley Developing pre-registration nurses’ resilience 196 to mass casualty situations through the pedagogy of simulation Sara Morgan and Bridie Jones

HEALTH MATTERS Editorial: Prevention is better …


Peter Bradley Assessing pain in cognitively impaired patients 190 Sarah Jane Palmer Last page. High-tech ‘Find and Treat’ 206 service tackles tuberculosis in London’s homeless NHS Digital

162 Venepuncture—taking blood with care

172 Compassionate leadership


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206 ‘Find and Treat’ service

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