Employment issues are common due to cognitive and physical challenges, necessitating support and adaptation. How can we assit our patients?
Addressing sleep disorders early in individuals with MS is crucial. Insomnia and related conditions heighten fatigue risk, emphasizing the need for timely diagnosis and treatment to mitigate their impact.
Apply for one of the 10 grants to attend ECTRIMS 2023. Elevate practice, connect with experts, and enrich MS care.
Trigeminal neuralgia, a neuropathic pain syndrome, affects MS patients, causing sudden, paroxysmal pain in the face. While medications offer some relief, surgical intervention may be necessary. A multidisciplinary care approach shows promise in improving patients' quality of life.
Palliative care in MS goes far beyond end-of-life assistance, encompassing a holistic approach right from diagnosis. With a multidisciplinary team focused on physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being, it empowers patients to lead active lives throughout their journey. Discover the transformative power of early palliative care, enhancing the quality of life for those living with MS.
ECTRIMS 2023's standout event is the MS Nurse PRO Session on Oct 11. Exclusive to MS nurses, it addresses pregnancy, childhood MS, and family planning, offering vital insights for improved patient care.
The MS Nurse PRO Annual Gathering 2023 united nurses from Europe to support patients with MS in work challenges, featuring expert insights from Inger Grethe Løyning.
WHO has endorsed three essential medicines for MS treatment. This landmark decision opens new avenues for improved care and access to treatment for the approximately 2.8 million people worldwide living with MS.
Research is extremly important for MS nurses as it allows for a better understanding about how it is implemented in clinical practice and to improve patient outcomes.
The COVID-19 pandemic has indefinitely changed our health system. It has also stimulated MS healthcare professionals to find new solutions to deliver interventions to people with MS. Read exactly how here.
There are a number of different autoimmune disorders with similarities to MS, such as NMOSD and MOGAD. It is important for the nursing community to stay alert and know the particularities of each disorder. Read more about it in our educational blog on the topic.
Guest blogpost written by Megan Roberts, MS Nurse. Living with MS is hard- the role of the MS nurse is to make living with MS a little easier for everyone with MS – not just those on DMTs. MS nursing is part science, part art- and mostly heart.
Flexible learning opportunities allowing individuals to work and study at the same time are very much welcomed by the nursing community. They bring both career development as well as innovative new responses to practical issues. Read about some fo the MS Nurse PRO experiences.
The coping behavior of patients living with MS has been highly connected to the social support they received, especially support by family, friends, or other patients with MS. The Young People's Network started by EMSP offers just that!
It's official, we are adding a new course to our Catalogue! Starting in Octobert, MS Nurse PRO, supported by ECTRIMS is launching an advanced module on 'Research in MS Nursing Practice'.