Study Skills For Nursing And Healthcare Students

Author: Pat Maier
Publisher: Pearson UK
ISBN: 0273749781
File Size: 77,29 MB
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An accessible, student-friendly handbook that covers all of the essential study skills that will ensure that students get the most out of their Nursing or Healthcare course.. Study Skills for Nursing & Healthcare Students has been developed specifically to provide tried & tested guidance on the most important academic and study skills that students require throughout their time at university and beyond. Presented in a practical and easy-to-use style it demonstrates the immediate benefits to be gained by developing and improving these skills during each stage of their course.

Skills For Nursing And Healthcare Students

Author: Lori K. Garrett
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780273738251
File Size: 46,16 MB
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Authorised adaptation from the United States edition, entitled Get ready for A&P, 1st ed., published by Pearson Education in 2007.

Fundamentals Of Anatomy And Physiology

Author: Ian Peate
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119055520
File Size: 34,35 MB
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Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology for Nursing and Healthcare Students is a succinct but complete overview of the structure and function of the human body, with clinical applications throughout. Designed specifically for nursing and healthcare students, the new edition of this best-selling textbook provides a user-friendly, straightforward, jargon-free introduction to the subject. Key features: Clinical considerations and scenarios throughout showing how the material can be applied to daily practice Featuring over 300 superb full colour illustrations Now includes a boxed feature throughout on medicines management; providing information concerning a variety of medicines used in the care and management of people that are related to the body system of the chapter The ‘Conditions’ feature within each chapter provides you with a list of disorders that are associated with the topics discussed, helping relate theory to practice Each chapter includes learning outcomes, test your knowledge, scenarios, activities and summaries. Includes a list of prefixes and suffixes, as well as normal values, and a glossary of terms Supported by enhanced online resources with fantastic extras for both lecturers and students, including an image bank, online glossary, flashcards, interactive multiple choice questions, examples of patient notes, and more This edition is now supported by an accompanying study guide to facilitate the learning and revision of the content within this book: ‘Fundamentals of Anatomy and Physiology Workbook: A Study Guide for Nurses and Healthcare Students’

Mentoring Nursing And Healthcare Students

Author: David Kinnell
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 184787326X
File Size: 24,28 MB
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What does effective mentoring mean in actual practice? How can I be a good mentor? This book answers these questions and is designed to offer nursing and healthcare students a foundation in effective mentoring. Chapters examine the roles and responsibilities of the mentor, and how they enhance the process of mentorship. By examining the relevant competencies and knowledge base, the book provides an essential framework for developing the practice skills needed for successful mentoring.

Critical Thinking And Writing For Nursing Students

Author: Bob Price
Publisher: Learning Matters
ISBN: 1473967546
File Size: 71,59 MB
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This book is a clear and practical guide to help students develop critical thinking, writing and reflection skills. It explains what critical thinking is and how students should use it throughout their nursing programme. This new edition also provides an innovative new framework that helps students appreciate different levels of critical thinking and reflection to help nursing students appreciate the requirements of degree level study. The book demonstrates the transferable nature of critical thinking and reflection from academic contexts to the real practice of nursing. Key features Clear and straightforward introduction to critical thinking directly written for nursing students, with chapters relating the subject to specific study and practice contexts Student examples and scenarios throughout, including running case studies from four nursing students and further annotated examples of student’s work on the website Each chapter is linked to the new NMC Standards and Essential Skills Clusters

Fundamentals Of Applied Pathophysiology

Author: Ian Peate
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 1119219493
File Size: 27,46 MB
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Fundamentals of Applied Pathophysiology continues to be an accessible and comprehensive introductory text to pathophysiology, written specifically for nursing and healthcare students to assist in the understanding of human anatomy, and the complex disease patterns that affect normal physiology. Thoroughly updated, and with full-colour illustrations throughout, this new edition incorporates additional learning features including reflective questions at the end of each chapter, investigation boxes, medication alerts, red flags to indicate essential information to be aware of when providing care, vital signs boxes relating to physiological measurements as well as inclusion of the National Early Warning Score. With emphasis placed on a multidisciplinary approach, Fundamentals of Applied Pathophysiology highlights the importance of contemporary, safe, and effective practice in an environment in which the delivery of care is constantly evolving.

Study Skills For Health And Social Care Students

Author: Claire Craig
Publisher: SAGE Publications
ISBN: 1847873898
File Size: 58,33 MB
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This volume provides students with all the skills required for academic study at undergraduate degree level, and then shows them how to develop, transfer and apply these skills to multiple contexts within clinical practice.

Writing Skills In Nursing And Healthcare

Author: Dena Bain Taylor
Publisher: SAGE
ISBN: 147390854X
File Size: 48,15 MB
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Developing persuasive, clear, authoritative writing for academic and professional work can be a real challenge for many. This book guides the reader through the writing process for a dissertation, thesis or essay. Practical strategies and tips for each stage of the process are offered throughout, from critical reading through to preparing the final piece of work for submission. The author pays particular attention to an understanding of the English language, and how it is be best used in academic work. Key features of the book are: Real examples from postgraduate work which show the strengths and weaknesses of different approaches Glossaries of terms Case studies of published research which demonstrate good practice in writing Checklists of tasks to complete whilst working on a writing project It will be essential reading for all those writing dissertations, essays and theses at post-registration and postgraduate level in health and nursing.

Essential Pathophysiology For Nursing And Healthcare Students

Author: Ann Richards
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education (UK)
ISBN: 0335238343
File Size: 13,56 MB
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This book is the perfect quick reference or study guide for students covering disease and therapeutics as part of a nursing or other healthcare course.

Sociology In Nursing And Healthcare

Author: Hannah Cooke
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0443101558
File Size: 33,16 MB
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This introductory text has been designed to discuss those aspects of sociology which are most relevant to nursing and health care. Divided into three sections, the text covers sociology, nursing and everyday life as well as the healthcare system and the experience of illness.