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Professional Values in Nursing

Paperback, 23/07/2014, £26.99
£24.29
This comprehensive and practical guide explores professional values in nursing, helping you to develop safe, compassionate, person-centred and evidence-based nursing practice.

Bates' Guide to Physical Examination 11ed

Hardback, 01/01/2012, £123.99
£111.59

Winningham's Critical Thinking Cases in Nursing: Medical-Surgical, Pediatric, Maternity, and Psychiatric

Paperback, 23/01/2015, £39.99
£35.99
Rev. ed. of: Critical thinking in medical-surgical settings / Maryl L. Winningham and Barbara A. Preusser. 2nd ed. c2011.

Student Nurse Handbook 3ed

Paperback, 30/04/2013, £12.99
£11.69
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
£8.99
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
£28.79
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
£36.89

Flesh and Bones of Medicine

Paperback, 03/12/2010, £26.99
£24.29
Provides an account of general medicine and covers the key concepts medical students need to know.

Examining Trust in Healthcare: A Multidisciplinary Perspective

Paperback, 03/11/2010, £28.99
£26.09
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, £22.99
£20.69
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.

Clinical Judgement and Decision Making in Nursing 3ed

Paperback, 18/04/2017, £20.99
£18.89
A highly practical, evidence-based guide to decision-making and clinical judgement that unlocks these vital skills crucial for safe and effective practice.

Understanding Ethics for Nursing Students 2ed

Paperback, 19/06/2017, £19.99
£17.99
This book helps nursing students understand how ethics is central to the role of a nurse, and how to apply ethical thinking and decision-making to provide, safe, effective and patient-centred care.

Nursing and Working with Other People

Paperback, 22/08/2008, £16.00
£14.40
A core book for the nursing common foundation programme, addressing the theme of working with other professionals.

Symptom Sorter 4ed

Paperback, 25/06/2010, £24.99
£22.49
. Covering over 100 of the symptoms most commonly found in primary care, this latest, fully updated edition features new entries including failure to thrive and febrile children, anxiety, hip and knee pain, and mouth lumps and marks, all explored through the 'red flags', 'top tips' and 'ready reckoner' format for sorting symptoms.

Advanced Practice and Nursing Expertise

7, 01/12/1997, £17.50
£15.75
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

Hardback, 02/09/2003, £53.99
£48.59
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, £23.99
£21.59
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
£13.49
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.

Skills for Helping Professionals 4ed

Paperback, 02/03/2016, £50.00
£45.00
This book aims to help students understand the nature of helping relationships and the specific skills involved in initiating and maintaining a helping relationship.

Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses 3ed

29/12/2015, £11.99
£10.79
Universal reference tool keeping the student/NQN abreast of key clinical data they need to have on hand on the ward. Supports a holistic patient-centred problem solving approach. Provides a practical guide to assessment and management of the adult patient. Portable, up to date aide-memoire for the practitioner.

Bailliere's Nurses' Dictionary: For Nurses and Healthcare Workers 26ed

Paperback, 11/01/2014, £7.99
£7.19
Includes entries that address the changing world of nursing and healthcare services. This title focuses on the needs of nurses and healthcare practitioners. Packed with useful information, it provides the essential pocket reference resource for everyone involved in nursing and healthcare.

Minidictionary for Nurses 8ed

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £5.99
£5.39
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, £26.50
£23.85
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.

Successful Practice Learning for Nursing Students 2ed

Paperback, 01/06/2011, £20.99
£18.89
An essential guide for student nurses on how to prepare for, and get the most out of, practice learning experiences.

Oxford Concise Colour Medical Dictionary 6ed

28/05/2015, £14.99
£13.49
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.

Nurse's Survival Guide to the Ward 3ed

Paperback, 24/07/2012, £20.99
£18.89
A guide to daily procedures and problems for nurses starting work on the ward or returning to practice. It provides guidance in a variety of areas including: how to organise your job and yourself; how to assess patients; clinical information on a wide range of conditions; important principles, procedures and investigations; and, more.

Dictionary of Biomedicine

Paperback, 29/07/2010, £14.99
£13.49
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.

Oxford Dictionary of Nursing 7ed

Paperback, 18/05/2017, £9.99
£8.99
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.

Oxford Concise Medical Dictionary 9ed

Paperback, 28/05/2015, £11.99
£10.79
This practical and authoritative 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, this bestselling title is essential for medical students and professionals, and for anyone seeking a home medical guide.

Caring in Nursing Practice

Paperback, 30/10/2008, £21.99
£19.79
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
£21.59
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.

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

Paperback, 21/10/2009, £22.99
£20.69
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, £29.99
£26.99
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.

Care Planning: A Guide for Nurses 2ed

Paperback, 15/03/2012, £25.99
£23.39
Planning the care of patients is one of most important aspects of a nurse's role. Adopting an interactive approach, this text explores the theory of care planning and discusses how this relates to nursing practice in order to provide effective care in a systematic way.

Essential Examination: Step-By-Step Guides to Clinical Examination Scenarios with Practical Tips and Key Facts for OSCES 3ed

Paperback, 30/11/2015, £19.99
£17.99
The new edition of this hugely successful book has been revised and new sections added, whilst retaining its unique systematic format. If you are learning how to examine patients, or preparing for an OSCE, then you need Essential Examination!

Fundamentals of Nursing Made Incredibly Easy!

Paperback, 01/08/2010, £29.50
£26.55
Provides comprehensive coverage of the theoretical foundations of nursing, the nursing process, basic nursing skills, physiological patient care (oxygenation, self-care and hygiene, mobility and exercise, comfort from pain, rest and sleep, skin integrity, nutrition, and urinary and bowel elimination), and the various nursing concepts.

Stedman's Medical Dictionary For the health professions & nursing

Hardback, 01/04/2011, £28.50
£25.65
Contains the medical terminology used in more than 30 of today's fastest growing health profession areas and an inclusion of entries suited for the nursing field. This book includes 1,000 enriched color images and photographs, a glossy insert with detailed images by Anatomical Chart Company, more than 65 appendices.

Becoming a Registered Nurse: Making the Transition to Practice

Paperback, 23/07/2012, £21.99
£19.79
This book helps nursing students succeed in their final year and prepare for their first nursing role.

Essential Nursing Skills: Clinical Skills for Caring 4ed

Paperback, 03/08/2012, £27.99
£25.19
As a nursing student you will have learnt lots of nursing theory and research - but how do you translate this into practice and apply it to the skills you need? Where do you start? What steps should be carried out and in what order? What should you do afterwards? This book answers these questions for over 120 clinical skills.

Nursing Care Plans and Documentation: Nursing Diagnoses and Collaborative Problems 5ed

Paperback, 01/11/2008, £38.95
£35.06
Provides nurses with a comprehensive guide to creating care plans and effectively documenting care. This title includes over 70 care plans that translate theory into clinical practice. It also details research for individuals and families undergoing diagnostic procedures or medical and surgical interventions.

Nurses' Handbook of Health Assessment

01/11/2009, £32.95
£29.66
Suitable for adults, children, and special population, this title offers step-by-step guidance on every phase of the nursing assessment. It focuses on what nurses need to know to assess clients: the health history, physical examination, normal and abnormal findings, nursing interventions, and nursing diagnoses.

Nursing Theories and Models

7, 03/04/1997, £28.99
£26.09
Hugh McKenna bridges the gap between theory and practice and demystifies much of the confusing terminology surrounding nursing theory. Includes step-by-step guidelines on how to analyse concepts and select, apply and test theories in practice.

Nursing and Collaborative Practice : Guide to Interprofessional Learni

Paperback, 22/06/2010, £20.99
£18.89
A clear, practical and up-to-date guide for student nurses to working with other professionals and other people in order to deliver quality care.

Communication and Interpersonal Skills in Nursing 3ed

Paperback, 13/03/2015, £19.99
£17.99
A simple-to-read overview of communication and interpersonal skills in nursing, covering everything from empathy and building therapeutic relationships to communicating in different environments, as well as an insight into culture and diversity issues.

Oxford Handbook of Surgical Nursing

Paperback, 26/05/2016, £26.99
£24.29
The Oxford Handbook of Surgical Nursing provides a practical, easily accessible, concise, and up-to-date evidence-based guide relating to all the core elements of surgical care, including detailed information on the care required in the subspecialties of surgical practice.

Oxford Handbook of Cardiac Nursing

Paperback, 16/01/2014, £26.99
£24.29
This handbook provides a systematic account of the main areas of cardiac nursing including assessment, investigation, treatment, rehabilitation, and pharmacological interventions. Cardiac nurses in all settings will find this a practical and evidence-based summary of the relevant issues related to the appropriate care of their patients.

Communication in Nursing

Paperback, 14/03/2016, £44.99
£40.49

An Introduction to Medical Terminology for Health Care: A Self-Teaching Package

Paperback, 01/01/2015, £29.99
£26.99
A thorough knowledge of medical terminology is essential for all health care roles whether clinical or administrative in nature. The new edition of this attractive and easy to use self-directed learning manual provides a simple, interactive and comprehensive guide to the language of medicine.

 

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