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J R Coll Gen Pract. 1980 February; 30(211): 69-70, 74.
PMCID: PMC2159409

District nurse training


Training for district nursing is being reviewed. By 1981 district nurses will have a new administrative structure, a new curriculum, and a new examination. Training for nursing, like that for general practice, is to become mandatory. The history of the development of district nurse training is briefly described.

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  • Elliott A. District nurses: new training proposals. Br Med J. 1978 Nov 4;2(6147):1316–1316. [PMC free article] [PubMed]
  • Matthews TW. The Panel of Assessors for district nurse training. Queens Nurs J. 1975 Mar;17(12):256–258. [PubMed]
  • Smith JW, Mottram EM. Extended use of nursing services in general practice. Br Med J. 1967 Dec 16;4(5580):672–674. [PMC free article] [PubMed]

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