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Published: 24 May 2012

560 Pages | 117 illustrations


ISBN: 9780199697410

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Adult Nursing Practice

Using evidence in care

Edited by Ian Bullock, Jill Macleod Clark, and Joanne Rycroft-Malone

  • Written specifically for new nursing courses, it reflects the latest NMC standards for pre-registration education.
  • Focuses on nursing practice and the development of transferable clinical decision-making skills
  • Authors outline how to identify and select the most appropriate evidence based intervention and direct readers to the best sources of uptodate information
  • Each condition, health need and symptom is carefully profiled to enable readers to understand their importance and the nurses' role
  • Pathophysiology is explained clearly to highlight subsequent causes of health problems, signs of deterioration and nursing priorities for assessment
  • Case studies explore how nurses can work with patients to restore or support normal functions
  • An online resource centre provides a wealth of bonus material to support interactive learning

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