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Foreign language nursing students and their challenges in clinical placements

Global migration and internationalisation relate to higher education. Students all over the world have a chance to apply to study a higher degree programme in different countries. (A Lee et al. 2019.) Korhonen et al. (2019) state that the number of international students is steadily increasing in Europe. Demand for healthcare personnel is growing in […] The post Foreign language nursing students and their challenges in clinical placements appeared first on LAB Focus.

On belonging 

“So, here is my experience on growing up in Britain; it was always a case of making sure that I was grateful” (Okwonga 2017, 224). The above quote is from a collection of essays The Good Immigrant (2017) where 21 writers inquire into what it means to be black, Asian or minority ethnic in Britain. […] The post On belonging  appeared first on LAB Focus.

Aseptic technique in human and animal wound care

It´s amazing to notice aseptic technique in human and animal wound care is quite similar. It became obvious in Haavanhoitoon erikoistunut osaaja post-graduate education in LAB. During the education there were notifications such as wounds of various etiology are commonly seen in veterinary practice as well (Liptak 1997, Yagi 2020). The key to good wound […] The post Aseptic technique in human and animal wound care appeared first on LAB Focus.