Sociology for Nurses

Author: Elaine Denny,Sarah Earle

Publisher: Polity

ISBN: 0745631010

Category: Medical

Page: 310

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Focuses on the relevance of sociology to contemporary nursing practice. Clearly written, and carefully illustrated, the book uses jargon-free explanations of sociological theories and evidence to show how studying sociology can be useful in all branches of professional nursing practice.
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Sociology in Nursing and Healthcare

Author: Hannah Cooke,Susan Philpin

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0443101558

Category: Medical

Page: 232

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This introductory text has been designed to discuss those aspects of sociology which are most relevant to nursing and health care. Divided into three sections, the text covers sociology, nursing and everyday life as well as the healthcare system and the experience of illness.
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Sociology for Nurses : A Textbook for Nurses and Other Medical Practitioners

Author: C M Abraham

Publisher: BI Publications Pvt Ltd

ISBN: 9788172251987

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Page: 302

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The text is based lies on the premise that successful nursing rests to a large extent on the development and maintenance of good relationship with patients. The book introduces the nurse to the relevance of sociology and to the uses she can make of this subject in her daily work. This book addresses the educational and professional needs both of the student nurse entering the profession after graduation and the experienced nurse seeking to broaden her understanding of her patients and the society they live in. Other medical practitioners will also find this book of great value in their profession.
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Psychology and Sociology in Nursing

Author: Benny Goodman

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 1526451638

Category: Medical

Page: 248

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This book explores sociology and psychology relevant to nursing and explains why it is so important to understand these disciplines in order to be a good nurse. It is written specifically for nursing students, and clearly explains the key concepts using nursing case studies and examples. Chapters move from individual and personal issues onto society as a whole and explore the psychological and sociological basis that underpins all aspects of nursing practice. Key features: All content linked to the sociological and psychological requirements in the NMC standards of proficiency for registered nurses Activities to help build critical thinking, independent learning and decision-making skills Case studies and scenarios that link sociological and psychological theory to nursing practice A key text for nursing students in all fields of practice
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Sociology for Nurses

Author: Shama Lohumi

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 8131240177

Category: Medical

Page: 322

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Brief yet containing the whole of the INC-prescribed syllabus, this book primarily aims at catering to the curricular needs of B.Sc. nursing students. It will, however, be of immense use for the GNM students and the degree students of various streams studying sociology. Written with a view to fulfil the requirement of student nurses. Includes substantially new approaches/aspects on the various topics. Contains the latest data in chapters relating to demography, population, social problems and national health-related programmes. Contains exam-oriented questions at the end of chapters. Has multiple-choice questions, which help students have a firm grasp on the subject
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Sociology and Nursing

An Introduction

Author: Peter Morrall

Publisher: Routledge

ISBN: 1134633181

Category: Medical

Page: 224

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This introductory text provides nurses with the foundations of a sociological understanding of health issues which they should find of great help in thinking about their work and the role of their profession. It explains the key sociological theories and debates with humour and imagination in a way which will encourage an inquisitive and reflective approach on the part of any student who engages with the text.
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Understanding Sociology in Nursing

Author: Helen Allan,Michael Traynor,Daniel Kelly,Pam Smith

Publisher: SAGE

ISBN: 1473965632

Category: Medical

Page: 200

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Provides students with insights into key contemporary debates and events to demonstrate the relevance of sociology and its practical application to modern nursing. This textbook helps student nurses make the leap from a narrow focus on the physical problems of their patients to a broader understanding of the whole person and the contexts of care which will help them succeed as compassionate nurses. Written directly for nurses, it focuses on the individuals and families in their care, the organisations they work in, and the factors which affect their practice. Key features include: * Case studies and scenarios to help students relate sociology to real life examples * Reflection points to help students critically engage with the discussion * Learning outcomes and chapter summaries for revision * Definitions of key terms in each chapter
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