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Baillieres Nurses Dictionary: For Nurses and Health Care Workers Barbara F. Weller

Baillieres Nurses Dictionary: For Nurses and Health Care Workers

Barbara F. Weller

Published April 1st 2005
ISBN : 9780702033643
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582 pages
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nurse for life electronic access onlyGet to all of the high-quality content from Elsevier faster than ever!Your favourite textbooks are now available as e-books through nurse for life, allowing you to: Electronically search the bookCreate and share notes and highlightsSave time with automatic referencingLoad it up and change the way you learn!What do I get?You will be emailed a PIN code that will give you perpetual access to the electronic version of the book through nurse for life.Book DescriptionNow in its 24th edition, Bailllieres Nurses Dictionary is fully updated and revised to address the changing world of nursing and health services. This edition moves beyond the narrow medical focus of other pocket dictionaries and is firmly focused on the needs of todays nurses. Packed with useful information, it provides the essential pocket reference resource for everyone involved in nursing and healthcare. In addition to its comprehensive range of terms and definitions, this dictionary also includes a vast range of useful information within its APPENDICES.Fully revised and updated to reflect the needs of todays nurses in the range of health servicesPVC cover and pocket size make it practical and accessible in the ward settingIntroduces social, psychosocial, management, research areas, as well as current NHS speak.Adds information on supplements.Entries expanded without increasing the extent.Appendices updated, especially in the areas of technology- prescribing by nurses- and UKCC change to NMC.Occupational health expanded to cover prevention of accidents, responsibility, health and safety, etc., in response to increase in litigation.Clinical governance largely expanded.Includes a new Appendix on Practice Development.