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Bioethical Decision Making in Nursing, Fifth Edition

Bioethical Decision Making in Nursing, Fifth Edition

Husted, James H
Named a 2013 Doody's Core Title! ""This book provides a systematic approach to bioethical decision making, a process that can help clarify situations where right and wrong are not clearly defined. This [is] a valuable book for ethics and theory courses."" Score: 100, 5 stars --Doody's More relevant today than ever, Husted and Husted's classic nursing ethics text provides a practical framework to help nurses engage with patients to make difficult...

$120.00




Called to Care: A Christian Worldview for Nursing

Called to Care: A Christian Worldview for Nursing

Judith Allen Shelly
Nursing keeps changing. The role of the nurse grew out of a Christian understanding of the human person as created in the image of God, and viewed the body as a living unity and the "temple of the Holy Spirit" (1 Cor 6:19). Contemporary nursing, however, is increasingly characterized by a diminished understanding of personhood. The impact on patient care has proven confusing and discouraging to many nurses. In the newly revised and expanded...

$45.00




Caring for People with Learning Disabilities: A Guide for Non-Specialist Nurses

Caring for People with Learning Disabilities: A Guide for Non-Specialist Nurses

Barber, Chris
From the Foreword by Cecilia Anim (RCN President, 2015): "...an enjoyable, touching and inspirational read for all those involved in the lives of people with learning disabilities" The vast majority of student nurses, practising nurses and healthcare professionals are not learning disability specialists, but will still need to treat and care for patients with learning disabilities on a regular basis. Caring for People with Learning Disabilities...

$52.00




Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Nursing

Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Nursing

Bach, Shirley
The new edition of this well regarded book introduces the underpinning theory and concepts required for the development of first class communication and interpersonal skills in nursing. By providing a simple to read overview of the central topics students are able to quickly gain a solid, evidence-based grounding in the subject. Topics covered include: empathy; building therapeutic relationships; using a variety of communication methods;...

$75.00




Essentials of Nursing Practice

Essentials of Nursing Practice

Yates, Catherine Delves
A groundbreaking new print and e-textbook, Essentials of Nursing Practice is an introduction to the core topics all nursing students need to master during their first year and beyond. It brings the study of nursing to life through real examples from nurses, students, patients and service users, and makes difficult concepts clear and engaging. Clear pedagogy throughout follows a structure to allow students to UNDERSTAND topics quickly, APPLY...

$117.00




Fast Facts for the Long-Term Care Nurse: A Guide for Nurses in Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Settings

Fast Facts for the Long-Term Care Nurse: A Guide for Nurses in Nursing Homes and Assisted Living Settings

Eliopoulos, Charlotte
Today more than 10 million people require some form of long-term care, a number that is rapidly increasing and will continue to do so for years to come. This concise and user-friendly resource contains the fundamental information long-term care nurses need to provide all aspects of safe and effective care to their patients in nursing homes and assisted living facilities. Written by a renowned and highly respected nurse leader in long-term care...

$59.00




Fast Facts for the Operating Room Nurse: An Orientation and Care Guide in a Nutshell

Fast Facts for the Operating Room Nurse: An Orientation and Care Guide in a Nutshell

Criscitelli, Theresa, Edd, RN, Cnor
""This pocketsize book offers concise information for rapid reference, step-by-step instructions for perioperative practices, and evidence-based content based on current perioperative standards and recommended practices. Topics and practices are easy to access, retrieve, and understand along with illustrations and diagrams that provide visual aids to enhance learning... Novice nurses, students, and seasoned preceptors will be delighted to learn...

$60.00




Foundations of Adult Nursing

Foundations of Adult Nursing

Burns, Dianne
Covering the issues, themes and principles that explain what it means to be a nurse today, this book provides the theory students need to know (in Part One) and applys it to the diverse patient groups and settings that students will encounter on their placements (in Part Two). Key features of the book are: * Introduces the core aspects of adult nursing * An evidence-based approach with discussion of literature, policy and research and suggested...

$91.00




Gerontology Nursing Case Studies, Second Edition: 100+ Narratives for Learning

Gerontology Nursing Case Studies, Second Edition: 100+ Narratives for Learning

Bowles, Dr Donna J, Msn, Edd, RN, CNE
Designated a Doody's Core Title! Praise for the first edition: ""This is an excellent teaching guide and resource manual for instructors, gerontological nursing students, and practicing nurses and social workers who wish to learn more about geriatric concerns and care. It will be kept by nursing students long after they graduate as a guide to resources that will be valuable throughout their nursing careers. As a home care nurse working mainly...

$100.00




Matters of Life and Death: Key Writings

Matters of Life and Death: Key Writings

Iona Heath
In this extraordinary book, Iona Heath draws on her experience as a general practitioner to select and comment on a collection of passages concerning death and dying, and to consider the essential nature of general practice. In Ways of Dying Heath illuminates the process for professionals and lay readers, and stimulates consideration of approaches to improved care at end of life. Her renowned work The Mystery of General Practice (which has been...

$50.00





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