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Module Reading List

Theory and Practice Module 1, 2019/20, Semester 1, 2
Jo Lay
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Atkinson S, Lay J, McAnelly S and Richardson M 2015 Intellectual disability in health and social care ISBN: 9781317818939 (e-book) Routledge

Arnold E and Underman-Boggs K 2015 Interpersonal Relationships. Saunders Co. Ltd

Bach S and Grant A 2015 Communication & interpersonal skills in nursing ISBN: 9781473902572 £19.99 (pbk.); 9781473902565 £60.00 (hbk.); 1473902568 £60.00 (hbk.); 1473902576 £19.99 (pbk.); 9781473927414 (PDF ebook) : £19.99. Learning Matters

Benbow W and Jordan G 2017 Handbook for Student Nurses, 2017-18 edition ISBN: 9781908625441 (e-book) Scion Publishing

Brooker C 2013 Foundations of Nursing Practice: Fundamentals of holistic care. Mosby

BURNARD, B. and P. GILL, 2009. Culture, communication, and nursing ISBN: 9780132328920 (pbk.); 9781315847498 (ebk.); 1315847493 (ebk.) London: Pearson

Cottrell S 2013 The Study Skills Handbook 4th Edition Palgrave Macmillan

DOUGHERTY, L. & S. LISTER, (Eds) 2015. The Royal Marsden Hospital Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures: Student Edition 9th Edition Wiley Blackwell Oxford

Ellis P (2013) Evidence-based practice in nursing ISBN: 9781473919273; 1473919274; 9781473919280 (pbk); 1473919282 (pbk) 2nd Edition London: Sage.

Goodman B and Ley T (2012) Psychology and sociology in nursing ISBN: 9781473916340; 1473916348 London:Sage.   

Hutchfield K (2010) Information skills for nursing students ISBN: 9781844457472 (e-book) London:Sage.

LAPHAM, R. and H. AGAR 2009. Drug calculations for nurses : a step-by-step approach (3rd Ed). London: Hodder Arnold

Price B and Harrington A (2013) Critical Thinking and Writing for Nursing Students 2nd Edition London:Sage.

ROBINSON, M. 2002. Communication and health in a multi-ethnic society ISBN: 1861343418 Bristol: Policy Press

Sharples K (2011) Successful practice learning for nursing students ISBN: 9780857253156 (pbk.); 0857253158 (pbk.); 9780857253170 (Adobe ebook); 0857253174 (Adobe ebook); 9780857253163 (ePub ebook); 0857253166 (ePub ebook); 9780857253187 (Kindle); 0857253182 (Kindle) London:Sage 

Shihab P (2009) Numeracy in Nursing and Healthcare Harlow:Pearson Education Limited

Starkings S, Krause L (2013) Passing Calculations tests for Nursing Students, 2nd Edition, London, Sage.

Child Related Reading

Chiltern S. Bain H, Claridge A. and Melling K. 2012. A textbook of community nursing ISBN: 9781498725378 (pbk.) : £29.99. Cambridge: CRC Press   

Coyne I., Neill F. and Timmins F. 2010. (Eds) Clinical skills in children's nursing ISBN: 9780199559039 (pbk.) : £29.99; 0199559031 (pbk.) : £29.99. Oxford: Oxford University Press

Glasper A. Aylott M. and Battrick C. 2010 (Eds) Developing practical skills for nursing children and young people London: Hodder Arnold Limited

Hockenberry, M.J. and  Wilson, D. 2014. Wong’s Nursing Care of Infants & Children. (10th Ed). London: Mosby

Kelsey J. and McEwing G. (Eds) Clinical skills in child health practice ISBN: 9780443103407. London: Churchill Livingstone

Macqueen S., Bruce E. and Gibson F 2012. The Great Ormond Street Hospital manual of children's nursing practices ISBN: 9781405109321 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1405109327 (pbk. : alk. paper); 9781444361186 (e-book); 144436118X (e-book). London: Wiley-Blackwell

Peate and Gormley-Fleming 2015 Fundamentals of children's anatomy and physiology: a textbook for nursing and healthcare students ISBN: 9781118625040 (e-book)  London:Wiley

Adult Related Reading

BAILLIE L. (ed) 2014, Developing Practical Adult Nursing Skills. (4th Ed) London: Arnold.

Brooker, C, Nicol, M, Alexander M 2011 (eds) Alexander's nursing practice ISBN: 9780702054655; 9780702031526; 0702031526 . 4th Ed. Churchill Livingstone.

GLASPER A, G McEWING & J RICHARDSON 2009 Foundation studies for caring : using student-centred learning Palgrave Macmillan Basingstoke

HALL, C. RITCHIE, D. 2013 (eds). What is nursing? : exploring theory and practice. 3rd Ed Exeter: Learning Matters

KOZIER, B. GLENORA, E. BERMAN, A. SNYDER, S. LAKE, R. HARVEY, S. 2011. (EDS) Fundamentals of Nursing Concepts, process and practice. 2nd Edition Essex: Pearson Education LTD

Nicol M, Bavin C, Cronin P, Rawlings-Anderson K, Cole E, and Hunter J 2012 (eds) Essential Nursing Skills (4th ED) Mosby Ltd

RANDLE, J. COFFEY, F. BRADBU, M. 2009. Oxford handbook of clinical skills in adult nursing ISBN: 9780199211043 (pbk.); 0199211043 (pbk.). Oxford: Oxford University Press

RICHARDSON P Ed 2008 Clinical skills for student nurses : theory, practice and reflection ISBN: 9781906052041. Reflective Press Exeter

Sellman D and Snelling P 2016 Becoming a nurse : fundamentals of professional practice for nursing ISBN: 9780415734042 (hardback); 9780273786214 (pbk.); 9781315693439 (ebook). Taylor and Francis

Mental Health Related Reading

CALLAGHAN, P., J. PLAYLE and L. COOPER 2009. Mental health nursing skills ISBN: 9780199534449 (alk. paper). Oxford: Oxford University Press

Chambers M 2017 Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing. The craft of caring. 3rd edition. Routledge

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH. 2004. The ten essential shared capabilities : a framework for the whole of the mental health workforce.. London: HMSO

FRESHWATER,D. 2002. Therapeutic nursing : improving patient care through self-awareness and reflection ISBN: 0761970649 (pbk.) : £17.99; 0761970630. London: Sage.

HARRIS, N., BAKER, J. and GRAY, R. 2009. Medicines management in mental health care ISBN: 9781405132893 (pbk. : alk. paper); 1405132892 (pbk. : alk. paper). Wiley-Blackwell.

NOLAN, P. 1993. A history of mental health nursing. London: Chapman & Hall.

NORMAN, I. AND RYRIE, I. 2013. The art and science of mental health nursing. 3rd editionBuckingham: Open University Press.

WRYCRAFT, N. 2009 Introduction to mental health nursing ISBN: 9780335233588. Buckingham: Open University Press.

WOODBRIDGE, K. AND B,FULFORD. 2004. Whose Values? A Workbook for Values-based Practice in Mental Health Care. London: Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health - Available online:

This list was last updated on 07/09/2017