Get Set For Nursing

by Graeme Smith

Oxford University Press | May 27, 2004 | Trade Paperback

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This thorough guide to education in nursing is structured into five parts:* What is nursing?* Biological sciences related to nursing* Social sciences in nursing* An introduction to clinical skills in nursing* Study skillsEmphasis in the first section is on where nursing fits into the health care system in the 21st century. The patient is identified as the recipient of nursing care and effective communication skills are outlined. Get Set for Nursing then provides the student with a clear and accessible guide to all elements of a nursing degree, including an introduction to biological, psychological and social sciences. It prepares the student not only for the common foundation programme element of nurse education but also nurse registration. The final sections provide the student with a guide to the nursing and study skills required at university.

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 288 pages, 5.31 × 8.39 × 0.71 in

Published: May 27, 2004

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0748619569

ISBN - 13: 9780748619566

Found in: Social and Cultural Studies

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Get Set For Nursing

Get Set For Nursing

by Graeme Smith

Format: Trade Paperback

Dimensions: 288 pages, 5.31 × 8.39 × 0.71 in

Published: May 27, 2004

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Language: English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10: 0748619569

ISBN - 13: 9780748619566

From the Publisher

This thorough guide to education in nursing is structured into five parts:* What is nursing?* Biological sciences related to nursing* Social sciences in nursing* An introduction to clinical skills in nursing* Study skillsEmphasis in the first section is on where nursing fits into the health care system in the 21st century. The patient is identified as the recipient of nursing care and effective communication skills are outlined. Get Set for Nursing then provides the student with a clear and accessible guide to all elements of a nursing degree, including an introduction to biological, psychological and social sciences. It prepares the student not only for the common foundation programme element of nurse education but also nurse registration. The final sections provide the student with a guide to the nursing and study skills required at university.

About the Author

Graeme Smith is Lecturer / Clinical Specialist in Nursing Studies at the University of Edinburgh at the University of Edinburgh.