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Prioritization, Delegation, and Assignment: Practice Exercises for the NCLEX Examination

Paperback, 02/12/2013, £30.99
Establishes your foundational knowledge and then provides exercises of increasing difficulty to help you build confidence in your prioritization, delegation, and patient assignment skills. This book offers preparation for the NCLEX Examination and effectively equips you to practice in fast-paced healthcare environment.

Understanding Nursing Research: Building an Evidence-Based Practice

Paperback, 18/09/2014, £63.99
Nancy Burns' name appears first in the previous edition.

Qualitative Research in Nursing and Health Care

Paperback, 06/11/2009, £25.99
'...a wonderfully easy-to-follow text which manages to combine practical procedures with clear explanations of the underlying theoretical concepts. ' Nursing Standard (from review of first edition) The third edition of this successful book incorporates recent developments in nursing research, with updates to every chapter.


Paperback, 13/04/2010, £23.50
The perfect text for any health care professional whowishes to gain a sound understanding of research This textsucceeds where others fail in terms of the thoroughness of theresearch process and the accessible style in which the material ispresented.

Doing a Literature Review in Nursing, Health and Social Care 2ed

Paperback, 16/11/2016, £19.99
This is a practical, `how to' book on doing a literature review. It follows a very clear structure of the process of doing the review and includes all the information needed to finish the review successfully.

Qualitative Methods for Health Research

Paperback, 19/11/2013, £27.99
The third edition of this bestselling title is packed full of real world advice for researchers and students. It is an invaluable introduction to the theoretical and practical essentials needed to design, conduct and appraise qualitative research in health regardless of your level of experience.

Succeeding in Literature Reviews and Research Project Plans for Nursing Students

Paperback, 09/02/2017, £19.99
Equips nursing students with the skills and knowledge to conduct critical literature reviews and write research project plans.

Statistics for the Health Sciences: A Non-Mathematical Introduction

Paperback, 19/03/2012, £44.99
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, £6.99
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.

Researching Health

Paperback, 21/03/2007, £25.99
A practical guide to the wide span of methods used in health research. It covers the background to conducting health research, qualitative and quantitative methods employed in researching health, contemporary issues such as research ethics, comparative research and the use of mixed methods, and how to disseminate health research.

Introduction to the Sociology of Health and Illness

Paperback, 18/12/2008, £19.99
New edition of this best-selling textbook for students in the Sociology of Health & Illness.

Dorland'sIllustrated Medical Dictionary 31ed £32.99

17/05/2007, £32.99
Contains over 120,000 terms from various medical specialties, including expanded coverage of CAM, drugs, Terminologia Anatomica, and thousands of fresh terms.

Understanding Nursing Research

Paperback, 12/03/2008, £66.99
A package, which includes "Nursing Research Online" (User's Guide and Access Code) and "Burns: Understanding Nursing Research, Fourth Edition textbook". It is intended for nursing students.

Understanding Nursing Research

Paperback, 20/09/2010, £49.99
Focuses on evidence-based practice to demonstrate how the steps of the research process relate to evidence-based nursing. This text offers insights into understanding, appraising, and applying published research to evidence-based practice.

How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine 4ed

Paperback, 27/02/2010, £32.95
A book that health professionals turn to for a full and clear explanation of the principles of evidence-based medicine. It provides descriptions of clinical research papers and explains how to critically appraise them. It includes chapters on searching, qualitative research, systematic review, and implementing evidence-based practice.

Critical Thinking and Writing for Nursing Students 2ed

Paperback, 13/05/2013, £18.99
A clear, practical and useable guide designed to help students develop critical thinking skills in nursing.

Succeeding in Literature Reviews and Research Project Plans for Nursing Students 2ed

Paperback, 18/07/2014, £19.99
Now in its Second Edition, this book equips nursing students with the skills and knowledge to conduct critical literature reviews and write research project plans

How to Do a Systematic Literature Review in Nursing

Paperback, 01/05/2012, £19.99
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, £14.99
An essential text for all those undertaking a nursing degree within higher education, providing study support and skills development for academic writing and referencing.

Qualitative Methods For Health Rese

Paperback, 18/03/2009, £24.99
This new edition provides a thorough and practical introduction to designing, conducting and appraising qualitative research.

Doing Action Research in Your Own Organization

Paperback, 31/10/2009, £24.99
Doing Action Research is the ideal book for doctoral, MA or MBA students seeking a research topic that is based on leading change in their own organization and is essential reading for practitioner researchers and established academics in the fields of organization development and action research.

Writing documentation and communication for nurses £19.99

Paperback, 01/12/1998, £19.99
This text covers standards of documentation, principles of good written communication and general guidelines on documenting patient care in hospital and the community. It also covers reports, letter writing, incident forms and legal issues.

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.

Making a Difference with Nursing Research

Paperback, 22/07/2012, £37.99

Writing for Nursing and Midwifery Students

Paperback, 21/05/2007, £11.99
This book combines the theory and practice of academic writing for nursing and midwifery students. Helping students analyze the basics of academic writing, examining cognitive processes such as reflection and critical thinking, Writing for Nursing and Midwifery Students is an invaluable resource for students throughout their study programs.

Study Guide for Basic Pharmacology for Nurses 16ed

Paperback, 04/01/2013, £19.99
Designed to accompany Clayton's "Basic Pharmacology for Nurses, 15th Edition", this workbook assists students in understanding and applying material from each chapter in the text.

Global Change and Health

Paperback, 01/11/2005, £13.99
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.

Research Methods in Health, Care and Early Years

Paperback, 14/12/2001, £12.99
Offering in-depth information for modules on research methods for all Early Years and Care course, this title covers: methods and types of research; evaluating and analyzing data; implementing and recording results; and writing reports. It features topical case studies and activities reinforce learning.

Perfect Medical Presentations

Paperback, 11/12/2004, £19.99
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.

First Steps in Research: A Pocketbook for Healthcare Students

Paperback, 27/03/2008, £26.99
Covers the steps to plan and undertake a research project and uses examples to illustrate concepts.

Everyday English for Nursing

Paperback, 11/09/2003, £22.99
Describes the crisis in the British NHS to explain why overseas nurses are being recruited. This title presents examples of formal medical English, colloquialisms, idioms and clinical notes.

Studying with Dyslexia

Paperback, 30/10/2017, £6.99
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.

Physical Therapy research

Paperback, 01/05/2000, £26.95
This volume presents the knowledge and resources needed to use research in order to improve physiotherapy practice. It covers both traditional and emerging topics and captures the diversity and complexity of contemporary research.

Social Science and Health Care

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.

Essential Study Skills for Nursing

Paperback, 24/11/2006, £14.99
Helps to develop the skills necessary, which are essential to nursing. Using examples from the real experience of being a student nurse or midwife, it covers areas such as self-motivation, why attention to detail is important, numeracy skills and how to make the most from the help available at universities.

Navigating The Maze Of Nursing Rese

Paperback, 01/10/2003, £37.99

Sociology of Health and Medicine

Paperback, 15/04/1998, £17.99
* An up--to--date and exciting textbook that discusses new developments in the sociology of health and illness, including race, gender and class* A comprehensive book that covers all the current and traditional topics in the subject. .

Mastering statistics

Paperback, 22/10/1998, £24.99
The book follows a case study of a research project from the vital design of a survey, through the implementation methodology, to the descriptive and inferential analysis of data. At all stages, potential problems and common pitfalls are discussed, and guidance is given on appropriate approaches.

Research Methods in Health, Social and Early Years Care

7, 15/08/2000, £15.50
The first text book on research methods for vocational care courses.

Advanced Nursing Research: From Theory to Practice

Paperback, 07/10/2010, £29.99

Online Health Science Education, Development and Implementation

Paperback, 15/03/2005, £25.50
Presents appropriate strategies and development, implementation, and evaluation tools to use in designing and delivering online courses and programs. This book offers curricularly sound guidelines that specifically address aspects of online education in the health sciences, including clinical and laboratory course development and management.

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!

Enabling Learning in Nursing and Midwifery Practice

Paperback, 14/12/2007, £34.99
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, £29.99
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, £20.99
An essential introduction to what nursing is all about for first year nursing students and those applying to nursing courses.

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.

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, £21.99
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.
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