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Professional Values in Nursing

Paperback, 23/07/2014, £34.99
This comprehensive and practical guide explores professional values in nursing, helping you to develop safe, compassionate, person-centred and evidence-based nursing practice.

Student Nurse Handbook 3ed

Paperback, 30/04/2013, £12.99
Covering a range of topics, from helping understand what tutors and mentors expect, how to plan work, and coping with stress, this title helps to support undergraduates across all aspects of student life.

Public Health Mini-Guides: Diabetes

Paperback, 14/09/2015, £9.99
Public Health Mini-Guides: Diabetes provides up-to-date, evidence-based information in a convenient pocket-sized format. Diabetes is a worldwide public health concern and is being referred to as the 'global epidemic of diabetes', the 'silent epidemic' and the 'diabetes timebomb'. The increasing incidence of diabetes, the heavy burden of morbidity and mortality associated with diabetes, and its spiralling healthcare costs, underpin the importance of a public health approach to the prevention and management of diabetes. This Mini-Guide explores in more detail how public health practice might address some of these issues.

Foundations of Nursing Practice: Fundamentals of Nursing Practice 2ed

Paperback, 22/01/2013, £31.99
Explains how and why sensitive, safe, evidence-based holistic nursing care is carried out, including topics common to all fields of practice. This title covers core nursing skills that are emphasised to reflect the importance of clinical skills as well as the underpinning theory.

Contexts of Nursing: An Introduction 5ed

Paperback, 23/06/2017, £40.99

Examining Trust in Healthcare: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

Paperback, 03/11/2010, £34.99
On the part of the patient, healthcare demands unconditional trust inthe professional. means of strengthening public trust in the healthcare system and itsworkforceDistinctive in its breadth and coverage, Examining Trust in Healthcareprovides a multidisciplinary perspective of a key element of patientcare.

Communication in Nursing and Healthcare: A Guide for Compassionate Practice

Paperback, 18/10/2016, £24.99
This book uses real student experiences and stories from patients to help students develop their communication skills throughout the three years of training, with a focus on how to develop person-centredness and compassionate and collaborative care.

Nursing and Working with Other People

Paperback, 22/08/2008, £16.00
A core book for the nursing common foundation programme, addressing the theme of working with other professionals.

Handbook of Clinical Supervision: Your Questions Answered

7, 01/02/1998, £17.50
This handbook presents information for supervisors, supervisees and managers who are involved in implementing clinical supervision. Over 50 questions are identified and each self-contained answer can be read in five minutes.

Advanced Practice and Nursing Expertise

7, 01/12/1997, £17.50
This analysis of nursing expertise and advanced practice considers the impact on nurses of the reduction in junior doctors' hours, identifies definitional problems, and describes the emergence of four distinct types of expertise. The influence of nurses' "world views" on knowledge use is addressed.

Fundamentals of Nursing: Caring and Clinical Judgment 2ed

Hardback, 02/09/2003, £53.99
Provides comprehensive coverage of nursing concepts and skills for RN students. Each chapter begins with a case study and an overview of key nursing diagnoses, and presents assessment, planning, interventions, and evaluation within the context of the client in the case study and these diagnoses.

Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery 2ed

15/06/2010, £23.09
Allows you to make notes, add highlights, and study efficiently. This book enables readers to communicate effectively and with confidence in their professional practice. It focuses on the communication skills needed for the development of effective professional and therapeutic relationships.

In Shock: How Nearly Dying Made Me a Better Intensive Care Doctor

Hardback, 30/10/2017, £14.99
At seven months pregnant, doctor Rana Awdish suffered a catastrophic medical event, haemorrhaging nearly all of her blood and losing her unborn first child. She spent months fighting for her life, enduring multiple major surgeries and a series of organ failures. In this book, she gives an account of her journey from doctor to patient.

Coping and Thriving in Nursing: An Essential Guide to Practice

Paperback, 14/07/2018, £23.99
A unique guide to coping and thriving in the NHS today, with practical, practice-focused and evidence-based advice to support students and qualified nurses to build their resilience and manage stress and conflict, as well as nurture their wellbeing.

Essentials of Nursing Practice 2ED

14/07/2018, £41.99
Covers all the key subjects first years need to know, across all fields and all settings, with a wealth of activities, including critical thinking, reflection and what's the evidence boxes.

Theoretical Basis for Nursing 5ed

Paperback, 01/02/2018, £56.00

150 ECG Cases 5ed

Paperback, 02/04/2019, £24.99

Communication Skills for your Nursing Degree

Paperback, 08/01/2019, £15.99
For those undertaking a nursing degree within higher education, this book provides study support and skills development for both oral and written communication in the context of nursing and healthcare in HE.

Communication Skills for your Education Degree

Paperback, 28/06/2019, £15.99
For those undertaking an education or teaching degree within higher education, this book provides study support and skills development for both oral and written communication in the context of education and teaching.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Nursing 4ed

Paperback, 08/12/2018, £22.99
This new edition 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.

Delivering Person-Centred Care in Nursing

Paperback, 29/04/2019, £19.99
Through the use of varied case studies, this book explains and demonstrates how nurses can transform the ideals of person-centred care into reality for patients throughout their healthcare journey, in a variety of settings.

Understanding Research for Nursing Students 4ed

Paperback, 08/12/2018, £19.99
This bestselling introduction to research supports those new to the topic by demystifying jargon and simply explaining the key concepts.

Cultural Competence in Caring for Muslim Patients

Paperback, 07/05/2014, £36.99
To meet the care needs of today's diverse patient community, healthcare professionals must learn to care in environments comprising different worldviews, communication styles and expectations.

Ethics and Nursing Practice: A Case Study Approach

Paperback, 24/06/2016, £28.99
Ethics is integral to good nursing practice, and has been a mandatory part of the professional nursing curriculum for some time. This book aims to unpack the necessary theory, to stimulate reflection in and around practice and, crucially, to increase nurses' confidence in promoting and sustaining ethical practice in health and social care services.

Ethics From the Ground Up: Emerging debates, changing practices and new voices in healthcare

Paperback, 24/09/2018, £28.99
Rather than describing abstract ideas and applying them to situations, this authoritative new book uses the everyday situations that occur in health and care as its starting point to examine how we can use our understanding of the moral implications of these to improve practice, relationships and decisions making.

Memorizing Medicine 2ed

Paperback, 17/12/2019, £32.99
Only Paul Bentley's name appears in the previous edition.

Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses 4ed

09/08/2019, £14.99
Essential knowledge resource for students needing to implement new clinical skills, and an update for practitioners and NQNs. Follows the patient pathway from assessment to delivery of nursing care. Meets the new NMC practice and proficiency standards 2018/19, including enhanced guidance on sepsis, mental health, and palliative care.

Courage to Care: A Call for Compassion

Hardback, 17/09/2020, £16.99
A vital and timely book about inspirational nurses, and the bravery of patients and families, from the bestselling author of The Language of Kindness Nurses have never been more important.

Symptom Sorter 6ed

Paperback, 14/05/2020, £29.99

Mixed Methods Research for Nursing and the Health Sciences

Paperback, 02/01/2009, £51.00
Mixed methods research combines quantitative and qualitative research methods in a single study. The use of mixed methods research is increasingly popular in nursing and health sciences research. This growth in popularity has been driven by the increasing complexity of research problems relating to human health and wellbeing.

Respiratory Care: Essential Clinical Skills for Nurses

Paperback, 04/01/2006, £34.75
A guide to care of patients with respiratory illness. It explores the anatomy and physiology of the respiratory system, examines assessment of respiratory function, and addresses management of asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, bronchitis, lung cancer and respiratory infections including TB and pneumonia.

Skills for Helping Professionals 4ed

Paperback, 02/03/2016, £65.00
This book aims to help students understand the nature of helping relationships and the specific skills involved in initiating and maintaining a helping relationship.

Minidictionary for Nurses 8ed

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £5.99
This bestselling dictionary provides detailed coverage of the ever-expanding vocabulary of the nursing professions in an authoritative and accessible way. It is a must-have for all nurses, nursing students, and medical practitioners, including midwives and health visitors.

Nursing Care Planning Made Incredibly Easy!

Paperback, 01/07/2010, £28.95
Starting with the nursing process, this book provides the foundations for writing practical care plans, walks students through the care planning process, builds the critical thinking skills needed to individualize care, and offers tips on incorporating evidence-based standards and rationales into nursing interventions.

Clinical Skills for Student Nurses: Theory, Practice and Reflection

Paperback, 01/03/2008, £24.99
Clinical Skills for Student Nurses is a comprehensive learning resource for student nurses in the UK. This textbook is based on the NMC Essential Skills Clusters and covers all the key clinical skills required for effective and efficient practice in UK healthcare.

Oxford Concise Colour Medical Dictionary 6ed

Paperback, 28/05/2015, £14.99
This practical medical dictionary contains over 12,400 entries, fully revised and updated to include the very latest developments in this fast-changing field. Informative and accessible, with a clear two-colour text design, this bestselling title is essential for medical students and professionals, and for anyone seeking a home medical guide.

Successful Practice Learning for Nursing Students

Paperback, 01/06/2011, £24.99
An essential guide for student nurses on how to prepare for, and get the most out of, practice learning experiences.

Oxford Dictionary of Nursing 7ed

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £9.99
This bestselling dictionary provides detailed coverage of the ever-expanding vocabulary of the nursing professions in an authoritative and accessible way. It is a must-have for all nurses, nursing students, and medical practitioners, including midwives and health visitors.

Professional Skills in Nursing: A Guide for the Common Foundation Programme

Paperback, 21/10/2009, £29.99
Introduces students to the basic skills they need in the first year of pre-reg nursing training.

Person-Centred Practice in Nursing and Health Care: Theory and Practice 2ed

Paperback, 05/08/2016, £31.25
Person-centred Practice in Nursing and Health Care is a comprehensive and practical resource for all nurses and healthcare practitioners who want to develop person-centred ways of working.

Dictionary of Biomedicine

Paperback, 29/07/2010, £14.99
This dictionary includes 10,000 A-Z entries on all areas of biomedicine. It also covers terms from related areas, including anatomy, genetics, pathology, pharmacology, and clinical medicine. Fully cross-referenced and with web links, this is a clear and authoritative guide to an increasingly important area of medicine.

Caring in Nursing Practice

Paperback, 30/10/2008, £25.99
Caring is imperative in nursing and therefore an important element of any nursing course. This text demonstrates, through narratives and real life case studies, how students can become better carers in their own practice.

Essential Communication Skills for Nursing and Midwifery 2ed

Paperback, 22/06/2010, £23.99
Effective communication skills are crucial in the various aspects of nursing and midwifery practice. This book enables readers to communicate effectively and with confidence in their professional practice. It focuses on the communication skills needed for the development of effective professional and therapeutic relationships.

Clinical Placement: A Nursing Survival Guide 2ed

Paperback, 29/01/2009, £11.99
Useful for nursing students and those that support them throughout their clinical learning journey, this book says that nursing students experience feelings of stress, alienation, and disempowerment as a consequence of problems they encounter while on clinical placement. It is designed to facilitate a smoother transition through this phase.
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