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Module Reading List

Personal and Professional Development in Healthcare, 2021/22
Claire Easthall
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential reading

Bowers D., House A. and Owens D. 2014 Understanding Clinical Papers 4th Edition. John Wiley and Sons. Chichester. OR Greenhalgh T. 2014. How to Read a Paper: The Basics of Evidence-Based Medicine 5th edition. John Wiley & Sons. Chichester    

Consultation skills for pharmacy practice: taking a patient-centred approach [online] [accessed 3rd December 2018]. Available from  

Moon J.A. 2004. Reflection in learning and professional development: theory and practice 2nd edition. London: Routledge Falmer.  

NHS Improvement: Learning from patient safety incidents [online] [accessed 3rd December 2018]. Available from  

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 Andretta ,P.B. 2010. A typology of health care teams. Health care management review. ISSN: 0361-6274. 35(4) pp 345-354.

Arnold E.C. and Undermann Boggs K. 2015. Interpersonal Relationships: Professional Communication Skills for Nurses. 7th edition. Elsevier Health Sciences. OR Beardsley R. , Kimberlin C., Tindall W. 2012. Communication skills in pharmacy practice: a practical guide for students and practitioners 6th edition. Philadelphia, Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Bland M. 2015 An Introduction to Medical Statistics 4th Edition. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Borrill, C. S., et al. 2000. The effectiveness of health care teams in the National Health Service : report Birmingham, England: Aston Centre for Health Service Organization Research

CASP work sheets and information about reviewing papers. [online] [Accessed 14th November 2018] Available from

Centre for Reviews and Dissemination [online] [accessed 14th November 2018] Available from

Cochrane Collaboration training and Handbook [online] [accessed 14th November 2018] Available from

Consort statement [online] [accessed 14th November 2018] Available from

MaGuire R. 2002. How to build a successful team. The Pharmaceutical Journal. 269, pp 814-816. Available as an Online Course Reading in Minerva.

Tuckman, B.W. 1965. Developmental sequence in small groups. Psychological bulletin. ISSN: 0033-290963(6), p.384.

You must adhere strictly to the conventions for using the Harvard standard as indicated on the library web page. The electronic link to this is:

This list was last updated on 10/01/2022