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Public Health and Community Nursing: Frameworks for Practice Dianne Watkins

Public Health and Community Nursing: Frameworks for Practice

Dianne Watkins

Published August 14th 2014
ISBN : 9780702042607
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336 pages
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The third edition of this popular and useful text has been thoroughly updated to reflect the many major changes that have taken place in community nursing, making it an invaluable and up-to-date reference for all community nursing courses. The bookMoreThe third edition of this popular and useful text has been thoroughly updated to reflect the many major changes that have taken place in community nursing, making it an invaluable and up-to-date reference for all community nursing courses. The book covers the current public health landscape, epidemiology, frameworks for practice, with sections on family, and on the differentCommunity Public Health Nurse Specialists. Real-life case-studies link theory and practice, and promote further enquiry Discussion points encourage student reflection on methods of enhancing their professional and practice developmentA framework approach promotes development of practiceKey issues begin, and Summaries end, each chapter to aid studyingReferences and recommended reading promote depth and breadth of study. Thorough revision to reflect changes in community nursingMore emphasis on public health reflects current government emphasisNew chapters on: Chronic disease managementEducational FrameworksCollaborative working Occupational Health NursesAdvanced Nurse PractitionersNurse prescribing