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Module Reading List

Campus to Clinic 1, 2017/18, Semester 1, 2
Gail Nicholls
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Suggested Reading

How a student chooses to read around a subject is a very personal matter, dependent on their preferred learning style. As you progress through the course you will be able to recognise what works best for you. We have provided some suggestions for reading below, which will complement the planned teaching sessions.

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The ethics booklet is available on the VLE. Specific chapters will be identified prior to the relevant ethics sessions.

Other reading will be notified prior to the relevant ethics sessions.

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Communication Skills

Clinical communication skills , Edited by Peter Washer, Oxford University Press 2009.

VLE Spirituality in Health video podcast

Silverman, J. 2013. Skills for Communicating with Patients. 3rd edition. Abingdon, Oxon, UK; New York: Radcliffe Medical Press.

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Clinical Placements

You will not be expected to learn clinical skills until Year 2, so no specific textbooks are required for the clinical placements. However, listed below are some of the textbooks recommended to 2nd year students which you might like to consider for interest.

Clinical Examination , 4th edn Epstein, Perkin, de Bono, Cookson & Watt (eds), Mosby 2008.

Oxford handbook of clinical examination and practical skills , Thomas & Monaghan, 2nd edn, OUP Oxford 2014.

MacLeod's Clinical Examination , 13th edn Douglas, Nicol, Robertson, Churchill Livingstone 2013.

Hutchison's Clinical Methods , Swash, 23rd edn, WB Saunders 2007.

Clinical skills and examination : the core curriculum , 5th edn Blackwood, Hatton, Turner, Wiley Blackwell 2009. (previously published as Lecture notes on clinical skills )

Bates Pocket Guide to Physical Examination and History-Taking , Bickley, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins 2012.

This list was last updated on 07/09/2015