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great introductory texts drugs handbook 2011 foundations of nursing practice themes concepts and frameworks 4th edition new glyn volans and health wiseman 978-0-230-28477-7 £19.99 edited by richard hogston dean of the faculty of health leeds metropolitan university uk and barbara marjoram senior lecturer school of health sciences university of southampton uk mapped directly on to the nmc essential skills clusters this is the key text for introductory level nursing it is great value but offers an excellent theoretical foundation for the entire nursing course both accessible and practical with new chapters on hot topics and a new-look interactive website this is another outstanding edition for cfp study from a tried and trusted team of expert authors contents introduction part i nursing skills and concepts managing nursing care communication and professional interactions concepts and challenges of professional practice developing skills for reflective practice part ii nursing

children s and young people s care mental health care creative approaches child and family-centred healthcare in dementia care concept theory and practice 2nd edition edited by lynda smith senior lecturer faculty of health and wellbeing sheffield hallam university uk and valerie coleman previously lecturer in children s nursing university of sheffield uk the definitive book on family centred-care for health professionals this popular text has been thoroughly revised in line with contemporary health policy including greater emphasis on child-centred care interprofessional working and care in community settings it is a valuable resource for all those working with children and families september 2009 272 pp paperback £19.99 216x138mm 978-0-230-20596-3 new edited by hilary lee vice president of the spark of life dementia care australia and trevor adams lecturer in mental health faculty of health and medical sciences university of surrey uk this book brings together so many diverse and

these great value student-centred books cover all elements of theory and practice students need for the first year of their degree together 978-0-230-55268-5 · £31.99 978-0-230-55269-2 · £24.99 with over 80 contributors engaging learning activities wide-ranging scenarios and a dedicated student-centred learning approach students will return to these books again and again studies £31.99 skills £24.99 buy together for £49.99 6 nursing and health catalogue

midwifery theory for midwifery practice 2nd edition revisiting waterbirth new an attitude to care new dianne garland midwife revisiting waterbirth is an essential text for midwifery practice by an internationally renowned author this revised version of garland s previous book waterbirth gives clear and structured guidance on the use of water in labour through clinical scenarios research summaries and evidencebased advice for both students and practitioners contents why use water in birth accentuating normality guidelines for practice theories about hydrotherapy in labour engaging with parents robust clinical care breathing the baby s first breath interprofessional issues in waterbirthing research and its application to practice teaching and learning about waterbirth help and further resources december 2010 paperback 208 pp £19.99 216x138mm 978-0-230-27357-3 edited by rosamund bryar professor of community and primary care nursing city university uk and

skills and development the emotional labour of nursing revisited can nurses still care 2nd edition new numeracy for drug calculations new kerri wright senior lecturer department of acute and continuing care school of health and social care university of greenwich uk this innovative text inverts the teaching of calculations by introducing students to real-life medication problems putting a common sense nursing approach before mathematical terminology and complexity by encouraging readers to grasp basic numeracy rather than simply recite formal operations the book helps to create confident and safe practitioners contents introduction part 1 weight units of measurement oral tablets weight per dose divided dosages part 2 weight and volume units of measurement elixirs and suspensions and ampoules reconstituting ampoules syringe drivers syringe pumps part 3 volume units of measurement infusions test papers march 2011 paperback 192 pp £9.99 216x138mm 978-0-230-23161-0 pam

sociology and health examining trust in healthcare a multidisciplinary perspective health and social theory new fernando de maio assistant professor department of sociology and anthropology simon fraser university canada david pilgrim professor of mental health policy university of central lancashire uk floris tomasini engaged in research in bioethics for the erasmus mundus program and ivaylo vassilev,research associate university of manchester foreword by professor dame joan higgins all of us will need to trust the healthcare system as well as individual healthcare workers at some point but why do we trust professionals is it unconditional as practitioners do we realise the legal ethical and professional issues intertwined with being trusted read this book for an absorbing discussion of trust contents foreword j.higgins introduction connotations of trust interpersonal aspects of trust psycho-social and psycho-ethical aspects of trust ethics trust and healthcare social

new the ultimate companions 978-1-4039-4188-6 · £15.99 introduces the different branches of nursing and contains specialist study skills advice 978-1-4039-4187-9 · £16.99 offers a comprehensive one-stop guide covering all the key aspects in the study of health ideal pre-course and introductory reading see for full contents 14 nursing health catalogue

research nursing research in action developing basic skills 3rd edition new research methods for health and social care edited by joanne neale professor of public health oxford brookes university uk an excellent research book which covers all the main methods that are currently used in health and social care research professor claire hale dame kathleen raven professor of clinical nursing university of leeds uk this accessible and clearly structured book written by experienced researchers and practitioners provides a one-stop introduction to the most common qualitative quantitative and desk-based research designs and methods in health and social care november 2008 336 pp paperback £21.99 246x171mm 978-0-230-50078-5 philip burnard professor of nursing cardiff school of nursing and midwifery studies cardiff university uk paul morrison dean and heather gluyas associate professor and deputy dean both at murdoch school of nursing and midwifery murdoch university australia nursing

the exam skills handbook stella cottrell director of lifelong learning university of leeds uk provides an easy-to-follow set of strategies and techniques that build to a plan for achieving your best possible exam performance it provides practical step-by-step guidance in long-term planning for optimal performance through to last minute revision strategies november 2006 240 pp paperback £10.99 189x189mm 978-0-230-50653-4 skills for success the personal development planning handbook 2nd edition stella cottrell director of lifelong learning university of leeds uk following-on from the study skills handbook this book enables students to think about personal academic and career goals and to plan a path to success this edition has a new chapter on understanding your personal performance and updated information on job applications may 2010 paperback 344 pp £13.99 246x189mm 978-0-230-25018-5 the palgrave student planner 2010-2011 stella cottrell director of lifelong learning university of

the student s guide to writing grammar punctuation and spelling 2nd edition john peck formerly reader in victorian literature cardiff university uk and martin coyle head of english literature cardiff university uk aimed at students wishing to perfect their writing skills it shows them how to construct a sentence a paragraph and an essay and explains grammar punctuation and spelling this second edition includes a `spot the mistake section and index for easier navigation july 2005 paperback 168 pp £10.99 216x138mm 978-1-4039-9738-8 the work-based learning student handbook new ruth helyer head of worforce development university of teeside uk this book will help work-based students to successfully navigate academia it is a hands-on guide for learners helping them to get the most out of their university experience real-life case studies and useful activities are embedded throughout illuminating the routes to university qualifications based on workplace activity june 2010 paperback 272 pp

an interactive e-learning resource for students with the right tools you can have sharper students our innovative new online study skills resource will help your students to develop personal strategies to improve their study skills skills4studycampus is an ideal way to engage with students and improve their learning experience by recommending skills4studycampus you can help your students write better essays have more creative ideas use greater critical analysis make the most of lectures and face exams with confidence skills4studycampus focuses on the core skills required for success at university or college the content has been adapted from the study skills handbook by our experienced team including the author stella cottrell director of lifelong learning at the university of leeds uk skills4studycampus offers modules on reading and note-making critical thinking skills writing skills referencing and understanding plagiarism enhanced core modules as well as additional modules on exam