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Module Reading List

Consolidating Fields of Practice, 2019/20, Semester B
Paula Mayo
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential Reading

COTTEREL, S. 2011. Critical Thinking Skills: Developing effective analysis and argument. 2nd ed. Basingstoke: Palgrave-Macmillan.

THOMPSON, C. and DOWDING, D. 2009. Essential decision making and clinical judgement for nurses. Edinburgh. Churchill Livingstone.

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AKERJORDEt, K. and SEVERINSSON, E. 2008. Emotionally intelligent nurse leadership: a literature review study. Journal of nursing management. 16, pp. 565-577.

BANKS S. & GALLAGHER A. 2009. Ethics in professional life : virtues for health and social care London. Palgrave.

BANKS, L. WAKEFIELD J. McGOWAN R. (eds) 2010. The student nurse guide to decision making in practice. Open University Press. read chapter 7.

CHIN, H. 2009. Practice development as a tool to empower, refresh and renew. Practice Development in Healthcare. 8(2). pp. 61–64. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2008. High quality care for all : NHS Next Stage Review final report. Department of Health: London. (Available Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH 2008. Framing the nursing and midwifery contribution : driving up the quality of care Department of Health: London. (Available Online)

DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH. 2010. Equity and excellence: : liberating the NHS. Department of Health: London. (Available Online)

HOLT, J. 2010 Learning & Teaching Critical Thinking Skills. In: Foyle, L. and Hostad, J. eds. Illuminating the Diversity of Cancer and Palliative Care Education. Oxford: Radcliffe.

JONES-DEVITT S. & SMITH L. 2008. Critical thinking in health and social care. London. Sage.

MID STAFFORDSHIRE NHS FOUNDATION TRUST 2013. Report of the Mid Staffordshire NHS Foundation Trust Public Inquiry - Executive summary London: Crown Copyright. Available online

NUFFIELD TRUST . 2014.The Francis report: one year on.

PRICE, B. and HARRINGTON, A. 2013.Critical thinking and writing for nursing students. Exeter: Learning Matters.

STANDING, M. 2011. Clinical judgement and decision making for nursing students. Learning Matters. read chapter 11.

TAYLOR G. & HAWLEY H. 2010. Key debates in health care. London. Open University Press.

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Journal of clinical nursing.

Journal of advanced nursing.

Nursing philosophy.

Nursing management.

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Care Quality Commission

Department of Health

Nursing & Midwifery Council

National Institute for Health and Care Excellence

This list was last updated on 13/08/2019