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Statistics for the Health Sciences: A Non-Mathematical Introduction

Paperback, 19/03/2012, £49.99
Dancey and Reidy are very well known for their Pearson textbook Statistics Without Maths for Psychology and have applied the same principles here to the health sciences market, where they're far more established as researchers.

Analyzing a Case Study

Paperback, 08/07/2016, £7.99
This quick reference guide will show you how to succeed in case study assignments. It takes the reader through the process step by step, from reading and understanding the assignment brief through to critically evaluating the case, applying theory and presenting the assignment.

Introduction to the Sociology of Health and Illness

Paperback, 18/12/2008, £27.99
New edition of this best-selling textbook for students in the Sociology of Health & Illness.

How to Do a Systematic Literature Review in Nursing

Paperback, 01/05/2012, £22.99
A step-by-step guide to doing a literature review in nursing, or related healthcare professions, that takes you through every step of the process from start to finish.

Studying for your Nursing Degree

Paperback, 30/06/2017, £14.99
An essential text for all those undertaking a nursing degree within higher education, providing study support, skills and strategies for success.

Academic Writing and Referencing for your Nursing Degree

Paperback, 30/06/2017, £15.99
An essential text for all those undertaking a nursing degree within higher education, providing study support and skills development for academic writing and referencing.

Case Studies on Practice Development

Paperback, 30/05/2001, £19.99

Fundamental Aspects of Research for Nurses

Paperback, 01/06/2009, £22.99
This book is an introductory text designed for nursing students and practising nurses which will allow them to develop their research knowledge and skills in a user-friendly manner. The book avoids making assumptions regarding the level of research understanding.

Global Change and Health

Paperback, 01/11/2005, £24.99
Global health is a relatively new but rapidly expanding field as public health practitioners recognize the important challenges that global changes are posing for human health. This title covers issues such as: food, tobacco and pharmaceuticals; emerging infectious diseases; climate change; economy and trade; and security and governance.

Beginner's Guide to Evidence Based Practice in Health and Social Care

Paperback, 01/08/2009, £21.99
A Beginner's Guide to Evidence Based Practice in Health and Social Care is key reading for everyone involved in looking at and applying evidence - students, practice educators, mentors and practising health and social care professionals.

Perfect Medical Presentations: Creating Effective Powerpoint Presentations for the Health Care Professional

Paperback, 11/12/2004, £25.99
Covers PowerPoint in medicine from beginner to expert. This book explains the basics of digital images, with particular emphasis on medical images. It takes the reader step by step from beginner to advanced techniques for preparation of complex presentations, including the use of video and the preparation of interactive PowerPoint quizzes.

Studying with Dyslexia

Paperback, 30/10/2017, £7.99
As a dyslexic/SpLD student you have a unique learning style. Understanding this can help you take control and study in a way that is most effective to you. Full of practical advice and visual examples, this friendly book will give you all the essential knowledge and ideas needed to manage your dyslexia positively.

Social Science and Health Care: Nursing Applications in Clinical Practice

7, 01/03/1997, £19.99
Designed for students studying social sciences as a part of the common foundation programme, this text provides a thorough introduction to sociology, social anthropology, social economics, social policy and health policy.

Critical Thinking: Your Guide to Effective Argument, Successful Analysis and Independent Study

Paperback, 25/10/2017, £16.99
Your personal toolkit for critical thinking provides a power pack of resources to sharpen your skills. It teaches you what critical engagement is, and what thinking and writing skills you need to master to succeed in your essays and coursework - and in life!

Writing Research Proposals in the Health Sciences: A Step-by-step Guide

Paperback, 27/02/2018, £26.99
This is the ideal step-by-step guide on how to write successful research proposals in the health sciences, whether it is for a thesis or dissertation review committee, an ethical review committee or a grant funding committee.

Essentials of Nursing Research 9ed

Paperback, 01/01/2017, £39.99

MCQs for ENT: Preparation for the FRCS (ORL-HNS) 2ed

Paperback, 12/09/2019, £39.99
A self-assessment resource for candidates preparing to sit the challenging FRCS (ORL-HNS) with over 300 single best answer questions and more than 70 extended matching questions.

Critical Thinking for Nursing, Health and Social Care

Paperback, 29/04/2020, £15.99
This practical book will equip students with the critical thinking, reading and writing skills required to succeed both on their course and in their professional placements.

Documentary Research in the Social Sciences

Paperback, 01/05/2019, £29.99
This book gives you the tools to conduct your own documentary research and celebrates the importance of documentary analysis across the social sciences.


06/12/2017, £45.59
Guiding students through every step of the research process from start to finish in a logical way, the book takes a pragmatic, real-world approach to research methods that gives students the tools and confidence to carry out their own research and see its value outside of university.

Succeeding in Literature Reviews and Research Project Plans for Nursing Students 4ed

Paperback, 29/11/2019, £22.99
Now in it's fourth edition and thoroughly updated to ensure all content is mapped to the new 2018 NMC standards, this book is a practical and readable guide to undertaking a research project plan or a literature review for final year assessment.

Researching Health 3ed

Paperback, 30/04/2019, £33.99
Saks and Allsop's Researching Health is a comprehensive introduction to research methods for healthcare students.

Understanding Clinical Papers 4ed

Paperback, 31/12/2020, £39.99

Practical Guide to Cluster Randomised Trials in Health Services Research

Hardback, 03/02/2012, £60.75
This book addresses the statistical, practical, and ethical issues arising from allocating groups of individuals, or clusters, to different interventions.

Enabling Learning in Nursing and Midwifery Practice

Paperback, 14/12/2007, £42.00
Supporting Learning in Health & Social Care Practice covers the principles that underpin effective learning and assessment strategies within the practice setting and provides practical guidance on ways in which individuals and teams can meet the challenge of increasing student numbers in busy health and social care environments.

Research Methods in Health: Investigating Health and Health Services 4ed

Paperback, 01/06/2014, £34.99
This bestselling book provides an accessible introduction to the concepts and practicalities of research methods in health and health services.

What is Nursing?: Exploring Theory and Practice 3ed

Paperback, 17/06/2013, £22.99
An essential introduction to what nursing is all about for first year nursing students and those applying to nursing courses.

Making Sense of Nursing Portfolios: A Guide for Students

Paperback, 01/05/2008, £26.49
This accessible book provides a guide to the context of portfolio development and its importance not just to assessment but to the patient experience.

Bailliere's Study Skills for Nurses and Midwives 4ed

Paperback, 21/01/2010, £16.99
Helps you get the most from studying and shows how to make good use of your time and achieve success. This book demonstrates how to develop and build on existing strengths and experiences to get the most out of any course. It focuses on what you need to know. It helps you to: access libraries; use internet and databases; and, develop IT skills.

Study Skills in Health Care: Foundations in Nursing and Health Care

Paperback, 22/07/2003, £35.99
Series Information An interactive approach to learning, this series provides everything a student needs for Foundation studies across healthcare disciplines. Written by an appropriate specialist in a non-technical style. Key features of the text demonstrate how theory has a practical application, as well as testing student's knowledge.

How to Write Well: A Guide for Health and Social Care Students

Paperback, 01/09/2013, £18.99
Good writing skills are essential for study, but many students find that they struggle to write well. Written especially for health and social care students, this book demystifies academic writing, giving you an understanding of what good writing looks like, and how to achieve it.

New Sociology of the Health Service

7, 05/03/2009, £34.99
Offers a sociological framework for analyzing health policy and healthcare. This volume includes chapters on consumerism, technology, evidence-based practice, public health, managerialism and social care among others, and incorporates references to various developments, such as regulation and incentivization.

Revealing Nursing Expertise Through Practitioner Inquiry

Paperback, 22/05/2009, £44.75
Revealing Nursing Expertise Through Practitioner Inquiry explores and reveals the often hidden workings of 'expert practitioners'. It provides valuable insights into developing practice expertise and how expert nursing practice is a key influence on health care practice.

Sociology for Health Professionals

Paperback, 26/11/2013, £24.99
Sociology is a key topic for all trainee health professionals, but many struggle to see what sociology has to offer. Based on years of experience teaching sociology to healthcare students, this title explains the main sociological concepts without jargon or becoming too advanced.

Succeeding In Essays, Exams And OSCEs for Nursing Students

Paperback, 23/05/2012, £21.99
A clear guide to passing essays, exams and other assessments specifically for nursing students.

Nursing Research 3ed

Paperback, 30/05/2014, £35.99
Nursing Research is the ultimate companion to research. The new edition offers everything you need to know, supporting you throughout your course. With this gentle but comprehensive beginner's guide, you'll have no trouble understanding research, the foundation to good evidence-based practice, clinical effectiveness and quality care.

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.

Beginner's Guide to Critical Thinking and Writing in Health and Social Care 2ed

Paperback, 01/03/2015, £25.99
Ever struggled to write a critical essay? Ever wondered what critical thinking actually is and how you can apply it in your academic work and practice? This guide takes you through every stage of becoming a critical thinker, from approaching your subject to writing your essays or dissertation in health and social care.

Action Research for Health and Social Care

Hardback, 01/05/1995, £29.99
What is action research and how can it best be understood? How can practitioners use action research to deal with problems and improve services? What are the different types of action research and which might be most appropriate for use in a particular setting? This book answers these questions.

Study Skills for Nurses 2ed

Paperback, 22/11/2007, £23.99
Helps you develop the skills and techniques you need for studying throughout your nursing training. This book supports you to face everyday challenges like essay writing, doing assignments, and taking exams, with confidence.

Introduction to Research For Midwives 3ed

Paperback, 20/03/2011, £25.99
Explains the world of research both for those who must use it as part of evidence-based practice and those undertaking research. This title provides guidelines on critiquing research articles and producing successful reviews of the literature, with many tips on producing assignments that really work.
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