Australian Nurses' Dictionary, 7th Edition

Author
By Jennie King, RN, BA (Hons), PhD, Rhonda Hawley, RN, RMN, Cardio-Thoracic Cert, Dip Teach. BA, MEd, PhD and Jane R. Taylor, RN HV RNT DipN (Lond) Bsc (Hons) MBA PhD
ISBN
9780729543491
Stock Status
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Publication Date
20-07-2020
Paperback
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Now in its seventh edition, Australian Nurses' Dictionary continues to be the definitive pocket- sized dictionary specific to Australia and New Zealand.

In addition to containing numerous everyday nursing terms, Australian Nurses' Dictionary 7e includes terms relating to specialist areas, such as health informatics, midwifery, education, research, ethics and complementary therapies.

Featuring comprehensive nursing definitions, guidelines, terminology, policies and procedures, the new edition provides a quick reference for students and nurses in the clinical environment.


Key Features
  • Over 5500 terms and definitions
  • 12 appendices relevant to the professional practice
  • An expanded full-colour abridged atlas of human anatomy for an on-the-go reference to the anatomy of body systems
  • Over 250 new words and sub-entries
  • An eBook included in all print purchases
ADDITIONAL INFORMATION
ISBN 9780729543491
Table of Content

Preface
Acknowledgment
References
Pronunciation guide
Atlas of human anatomy
A-Z entries

Appendices
1 Commonly used prefixes, suffixes and combining forms
2 Commonly used nursing abbreviations
3 Units of measurement
4 Table of normal values
5 Medication calculations and administration
6 Resuscitation
7 Immunisation
8 Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics for Nurses and Code of Conduct and Code of Ethics for Midwives
9 Aspects of nursing and the law
10 Infection prevention and control guidelines
11 National Safety and Quality Health Service (NSQHS) Standards
12 Useful addresses

Author Information By Jennie King, RN, BA (Hons), PhD, Clinical Nurse Consultant (Nursing and Midwifery Research), Central Coast Local Health District; Clinical Senior Lecturer, Sydney Nursing School, The University of Sydney; and Conjoint Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Newcastle ; Rhonda Hawley, RN, RMN, Cardio-Thoracic Cert, Dip Teach. BA, MEd, PhD, Independent Nurse Consultant; Formerly Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing, Midwifery and Paramedicine (NSW and ACT), Australian Catholic University and Jane R. Taylor, RN HV RNT DipN (Lond) Bsc (Hons) MBA PhD, Head of Organisational Development, West Hertfordshire Hospitals NHS Trust Watford, UK Edinburgh
Trim 145h x 95w mm
Pages 628
Publication Date 20-07-2020
Stock Status In Stock
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