Sydney, New South Wales (PRWEB) October 12, 2012
A sixth edition of the bestselling Tabbner’s Nursing Care: Theory and Practice is now available from publishers Elsevier Australia.
The only local textbook written specifically for students training to be an enrolled nurse, Tabbner’s Nursing Care: Theory and Practice has long adorned the essential reading lists of those studying a Diploma of Nursing.
Now featuring a fresh approach and significantly revised content, this new edition of the evergreen nursing textbook reflects the current issues and scope of practice for all enrolled nurses – specifically in light of recent recent regulations changes under National Registration.
Students purchasing this new edition will find four new chapters addressing contemporary issues – Leadership and Management; Older Adulthood; Acute Care and Rural and Remote Care. They will also benefit from its new full-colour design, which makes navigation easier and is a visual aid to learning.
The editors and contributors have ensured a holistic, person-centred approach to client care, allowing students to appreciate the skill and scope required to be a competent enrolled nurse. They have incorporated a ‘lifespan approach’ with important procedural guidelines highlighted throughout, and strengthened the text’s critical thinking and problem solving elements for students.
Review questions, clinical interest boxes and case studies for reflection and deeper learning make Tabbner’s Nursing Care: Theory and Practice, sixth edition the ultimate textbook for Diploma of Nursing students.
Copies of Tabbner’s Nursing Care: Theory and Practice, 6e can be ordered online now.
ABOUT THE AUTHORS:
Gabrielle Koutoukidis, Dip App Sci (Nurs), BNurs (Mid), Adv Dip Nurs (Ed), MPH, Dip Business, Voc Grad Cert in Business Transformational Management, MRCNA Gabrielle Koutokidis is the Head of Strategic & Business Development within the Faculty of Health Science & Community Studies at Holmesglen – one of the largest providers of TAFE in Victoria, Australia.
Kate Stainton Dip AppSc (Nursing), BN (Mid), GradDipNurs (Education), MA Hlth Sc (Nursing)
Kate Stainton is a clinical nurse specialist, working at Newcastle Private Hospital in Newcastle, New South Wales.
Jodie Hughson MPH, Grad Cert Health Promotion, RN
Jodie Hughson is a clinical nurse consultant, working within the Gold Coast Health Service District, part of Queensland Health, Australia.
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