Foundations for Caring and Study Skills Value Pack
Contains Foundation Studies for Caring, Foundation Skills for Caring plus The Study Skills Handbook. These texts offer pre-registration Nurses and Allied Health Professionals an integrated and engaging introduction to the theory and practice of care, alongside the essential skills needed to study in a Higher Education environment.
- Mixed media product
- 215 x 275 x 89mm | 3,746g
- 14 Apr 2009
- Palgrave MacMillan
- Basingstoke, United Kingdom
Table of contents
FOUNDATION STUDIES FOR CARING Introduction Study Skills; C.Rees & A.Glasper PART 1: INSIGHTS INTO THE CONTEXT OF CARING Interprofessional Learning; J.Morgan Evidence-Based Practice and Research; T.Pengelly Ethical, Legal and Professional Issues; L.Rogers Communication; A.Glasper & J.Quiddington Culture; J.Richardson Public Health and Health Promotion; G.Clay Healthcare Governance; A.Glasper & R.Farrelly PART 2: INSIGHTS INTO ESSENTIAL CARE ISSUES Moving and Handling; M.Aylott Nutritional Assessment and Needs; P.Jackson Fluid Balance - Child; V.Lockyer-Stevens Fluid Balance -- Adult; A.Francis Infection Prevention and Control; M.Bennallick Pharmacology and Medicines; J.Bastin & K.Goss Pain Management; E.Mann Safe-guarding Children; H.McCluskey & M.Robbins Safe-guarding Adults; M.Robbins, H.McCluskey & J.Dedmen PART 3: INSIGHTS INTO CARE WITH CLIENT GROUPS Maternity; B.Rees & C.Rees Care of the Neonate; M.Aylott Care of the Child and Young Person; G.McEwing, J.Kelsey & A.Glasper Care of the Acutely Ill Child; G.McEwing & J.Kelsey Care of the Adolescent; M.Cooper, A.Glasper & C.Taylor Care of the Adult - Surgical; K.Hambridge & G.McEwing Care of the Adult - Medical; M.Chambers, A.Kane & K.Tattersall (based on original chapter by J.Dean and P.Shobbrook) Care of the Older Adult - Community; C.Gibbon & A.Cochrane Mental Health; J.Rawlinson Learning Disability; N.Jackson, K.Humphrys & T.Gilbert PART 4: INSIGHTS INTO CARE SETTINGS Rehabilitation; S.O'Connor Palliative Care; L.Rogers & P.Turner Emergency Care and Interventions; J.Knight & R.Palmer Child Emergency Care and Resuscitation; J.Kelsey & G.McEwing Adult Emergency Care and Resuscitation; J.Heath HIV and Infectious Disease Management; V.Melby Primary Care; S.Ashby & S.Maslin-Prothero FOUNDATION SKILLS FOR CARING Introduction Fundamental Concepts for Skills; A.Glasper; G.McEwing & J.Richardson IT Skills; M.Weaver [online only] PART 1: SKILLS FOR COMMUNICATION Communication; J.Orr & D.Morris Communicating with Adolescents; J.Orr & D.Morris Anxiety; M.Chambers Sign Language; J.Assey Breaking Significant News; J.Quiddington Breakaway Skills; D.Carpenter & J.Wilson PART 2: SKILLS FOR PHYSICAL NEEDS Patient Hygiene; T.Coney & P.Diggens Pressure Area Care; C.Dunford & E.Gibson Eye Care; M.Clynes, S.Raftery & C.O'Neill Mouth Care; M.Clynes Catheterisation and Catheter Care; S.Miles Basic Foot Care & Managing Common Nail Pathologies; M.Cole Care of the Infant; M.Aylott PART 3: SKILLS FOR PHYSIOLOGICAL ASSESSMENT Vital Signs; P.Diggens Blood Pressure; S.Jones Pulse Oximetry; S.Jones Blood Glucose Measurement; S.Raftery, M.Clynes & C.O'Neill Neurological Assessment; R.Palmer & J.Knight Pain Assessment -- Child; A.Davis Pain Assessment - Adult; C.Hanks & T.Jenkinson Diabetic Foot Assessment; A.Stuart & E.Toms PART 4: SKILLS FOR CARE MANAGEMENT Assessing and Managing Hydration; V.Lambert & D.O'Toole Intravenous Therapy; C.Chamley & M.Wilson Enteral Feeding; C.Hanks & G.McEwing Infant Feeding; D.Corkin & A.McDougall Administration of Medicine; C.Barron & T.Harrington Patient-controlled Analgesia; M.Broom & G.Parsons Universal Precautions; S.MacDermott Wound Assessment; L.Wayne Wound Management; P.Cardwell Central Venous Catheters; J.Kelsey Blood Transfusion; S.MacDermott & K.Merrick Administration of Oxygen and Suction Therapy; N.Bloxham, G.McEwing & S.Jones Basic Life Support - Child; G.McEwing & J.Kelsey Basic Life Support - Adult; J.Heath Clinical Holding for Care, Treatment or Interventions; P.Morrow & P.McGuinness Orthopaedic Procedures; R.Sherrington Post-mortem Care; B.Sepion Specimen Collection; Y.Corcoran THE STUDY SKILLS HANDBOOK Introducing The Study Skills Handbook Preparing for University Identifying Your Skills Intelligence and Learning The CREAM Strategy for Learning - Creative, Reflective, Effective, Active, Motivated Working with Others Research Skills E-Learning Skills, Technology and Personalised Learning Writing for University Developing Your Writing Confidence with Numbers Projects, Dissertations, Reports and Case Studies Critical Analytical Thinking Memory Revision and Exams Planning Your Next Move What Now? References Index Complementary and Alternative Medicine; A.McConnon
FOUNDATION STUDIES FOR CARING & FOUNDATION SKILLS FOR CARING: 'I look forward to seeing them on the shelves. I think they will be a sensation when they arrive and will change the future direction of CFP theory' - Graham MacIntosh, University of Glasgow, UK THE STUDY SKILLS HANDBOOK 'This book just gets better and better. Probably the most user friendly study skills handbook on the market. The extra sections just add to its 'must have' status.' - Margo Learmouth, School of Nursing and Midwifery, Robert Gordon University, UK 'Thoroughly deserving of its reputation as the key text in essential study skills.' - Dr Murray Simpson, School of Education, Social Work and Community Education, University of Dundee, UK 'Brilliant book - essential for any undergraduate.' - Jenny Fisher, Division of Psychology and Social Change, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK 'Among similar books I think that Cottrell's book stands out in its innovative presentation, common sense approach and practicality...The job of Universities is changing as we can no longer assume that students know how to learn -- and so we must guide them. This book is an excellent support for that mission.' - Dr Keith Pond, The Business School, Loughborough University, UK
About Alan Glasper
FOUNDATION STUDIES FOR CARING & FOUNDATION SKILLS FOR CARING ALAN GLASPER is Professor of Nursing at the School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Southampton, UK. He is on the Editorial Board for the British Journal of Nursing. GILL MCEWING is Lecturer in Nursing, School of Nursing and Community Studies, University of Plymouth, UK. JIM RICHARDSON is Head of Division, Faculty of Health, Sport and Science, University of Glamorgan, UK. MIKE WEAVER is Senior Educational Technologist, University of Southampton, UK, and is the Web Editor for Foundation Skills for Caring. There are also a number of prestigious contributors to the books, bringing experience of teaching and practice from a variety of backgrounds. THE STUDY SKILLS HANDBOOK STELLA COTTRELL is Director of Lifelong Learning at the University of Leeds, UK. She is author of the best-selling The Palgrave Student Planner, as well as The Exam Skills Handbook, Critical Thinking Skills and Skills for Success, a key text on personal development planning.