Home > Books > Developing Practical Skills for Nursing Children and Young People
Developing Practical Skills for Nursing Children and Young People
View PDF

Developing Practical Skills for Nursing Children and Young People

Publication Year: 2009
Edition: 1st
Authors/Editor: Glasper, Alan; Aylott, Marion; Battrick, Cathryn
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 978-0-340-97419-3
  • Description
  • Details

This comprehensive skills text supplements practical teaching by describing clinical skills in the style of a tutor teaching at the bedside.

Clinical skills are essential to the practice of nursing. Learning these skills requires a wealth of both factual knowledge and technical expertise. Each chapter in this text presents the essential skills for practice in a step-by-step format alongside an evidence-based rationale, anticipating common problems and suggesting practical solutions.

Essential reading for all student nurses on the child branch, as well as qualified paediatric nurses it is also relevant to anyone assessing and planning care for an infant, child or young person on the ward, clinic, or in the community. From fundamental care processes to advanced nursing skills Developing Practical Skills for Nursing Children and Young People enables the reader to make the transition from learner to hands-on-nurse as smoothly as possible.

* Written and edited by experts in paediatric clinical practice
* Evidence-based rationale provided for each skill
* Each chapter includes problem-solving vignettes and key points boxes to aid learning

  • Platform:
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Glasper, Alan; Aylott, Marion; Battrick, Cathryn
  • ISBN: 978-0-340-97419-3
  • Specialty:
    Pediatric Nursing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 1st
  • Pages: 704
  • Illustrations: 220
  • Year: 2009

Free Instant Access
This Month

Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
Global Health The only specialist bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health and capturing key literature that is not covered by other databases.
Clinical Orthopaedics and Related Research® Original articles highlighting the latest in clinically relevant basic science of musculoskeletal diseases and their treatments.
Annals of Internal Medicine Published by the American College of Physicians, contains original articles, case reports, topical reviews, editorials, book reviews and medical notices for internal medicine.


Doody's Featured Books
Osborn's Brain: Imaging, Pathology, and Anatomy
Covers the must-know aspects of brain imaging together with spectacular pathology examples, relevant anatomy, and up-to-date techniques in neuroradiology.

Neurology Evidence: The Practice-Changing Studies
Synthesizes the vast body of literature available in neurology into one accessible, clinically relevant volume-features papers that have had the most impact on changing clinical practice.