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Author Grant, Alec Dr

Title Communication and Interpersonal Skills for Nurses
Published Exeter : SAGE Publications, 2009
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Description 1 online resource (193 pages)
Series Transforming Nursing Practice Series
Transforming nursing practice.
Contents Introduction; 1. Nursing, caring and interpersonal communication; 2. Key concepts; 3. Evidence-based principles; 4. Safe and effective practice; 5. Understanding potential barriers; 6. The learning and educational context; 7. The environmental context; 8. Population and diversity contexts; Glossary; References; Index
Summary Good communication and interpersonal skills remain one of the enduring and fundamental characteristics of high-quality nursing and midwifery practice. This is despite major developments in our knowledge of scientific, technological and pharmacological health treatments. However, because communication is viewed as an implicit part of everyday life, the skills required for effective communication and appropriate professional interactions are often overlooked. This book provides student nurses with the essential information on communication and interpersonal skills. It clearly explores the cor
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Form Electronic book
Author Bach, Shirley Dr
ISBN 0857253522