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Published: 27 September 2012

318 Pages | 10 illustrations


ISBN: 9780195579048

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Communicating in the Health Sciences, Third Edition

Third Edition

Joy Higgs, Rola Ajjawi, Lindy McAllister, Franziska Trede, and Stephen Loftus

  • The new edition follows a logical progression. It now starts with the communication skills required within a tertiary/academic setting. It then moves on to address the communication skills required when communicating with colleagues and patients/clients in a professional environment. The final section covers more advanced communication skills such as thesis writing and conference presentations.
  • New chapter on 'Digital Communication in a Networked World'.
  • New pedagogical features: key terms listed at the start of the chapter with margin note definitions throughout the chapters.

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