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Communication in Nursing

Communication in Nursing - 7th edition

ISBN13: 978-0323083348

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ISBN13: 978-0323083348
ISBN10: 032308334X
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 12
Publisher: Elsevier Science
Published: 2012
International: No

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Communication in Nursing - 7TH 12 edition

ISBN13: 978-0323083348

Julia Balzer Riley

ISBN13: 978-0323083348
ISBN10: 032308334X
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 7TH 12
Publisher: Elsevier Science

Published: 2012
International: No
Summary

Go beyond theory and start to master the essential communication skills and techniques you'll need throughout all areas of nursing practice. Communication in Nursing, 7th Edition uses a personal and empathetic approach, along with unique artistic features, to help you develop a deeper understanding of the importance of communication. Comprehensive, step-by-step guidelines teach you how to establish patient relationships, and new QSEN-specific exercises help you learn to connect more effectively with patients, co-workers, and managers for better clinical outcomes. Real-life clinical scenarios, chapter exercises, and a new writing tutorial also offer endless opportunities to hone your skills.

  • Moments of Connection boxes highlight the outcomes and benefits of successful communication.
  • Wit & Wisdom boxes provide a humorous, personal approach to communication theory and application.
  • Reflections On. boxes give you a specific task to help you integrate chapter material into the broader scope of nursing practice.
  • Exercises throughout the book help you master chapter techniques and strengthen your communication skills.
  • QSEN-specific exercises developed by a leading expert highlight how safety and improved care can result from better communication.
  • UNIQUE! Online writing tutorial on Evolve helps you review and improve your technical writing skills.
  • Case studies on Evolve give you practice using proper communication skills in a variety of real-life case scenarios.
  • The latest information on compassion fatigue, language use, client preconceived ideas about health care, transcultural issues

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