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2187 Module Reading List

Nursing the Adult with a Long Term Condition, 2021/22, Semester 2
Sheila Holmes
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Essential Reading

Bullock I. et al 2012 (Eds) Adult nursing practice : using evidence in care. Oxford University Press (online)

Carrier J. 2015 Managing long term conditions and chronic illness in primary care. (2nd Edition) New York. Routledge. (online)

Meerabeau L. Wright K., 2011 (Eds) Long term conditions : nursing care and management. Chichester Wiley- Blackwell ( online)

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Desirable reading

Lloyd C & T Heller(eds) 2012 Long-term conditions : challenges in health and social care Sage (online)

Lubkin I.M,. Larsen P.D. 2013 Chronic illness; impact and intervention. 8th Edition. Boston. Jones and Bartlett

Newman S et al (Eds) 2009 Chronic physical illness : self-management and behavioural interventions Open University Press ( online )

Nicol J. 2015 Nursing adults with long term conditions  2nd edition Exeter. Learning Matters.

Randall S. &Ford H., 2011 Long term conditions : a guide for nurses and healthcare professionals. Chichester. Wiley Blackwell. ( online)

Reed, A. 2011. Nursing in partnership with patients and carers Exeter: Learning Matters

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Government publications

Department of Health 2005 The National Service Framework for Long-term Conditions, London, DH Publications Available online:

Department of Health 2006. Musculoskeletal Services Framework. London. DH Available online:

Department of Health 2007 National Stroke Strategy. London, DH publications Available online:

Department of Health 2008 Raising the profile of Long term conditions, a compendium of information. DH. Available online:

Department of Health 2009 Your health, Your way, a guide to long term conditions and self-care, information for healthcare professionals. DH. Available online:

Department of Health. 2010. Improving health and wellbeing of people living with long term conditions. DH Available online:


Department of Health. 2012. Long term conditions compendium of information. DH Available online:

National Institute For Clinical Excellence. 2009. Depression in adults with a chronic physical health problem : treatment and management. [CG91]. NICE

Further references will be provided within each session

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The following journals may be useful for you:

British journal of nursing.

International journal of nursing studies.

Journal of advanced nursing.

Journal of clinical nursing..

Sociology of health and illness.

Scandinavian journal of caring sciences.

There are also journals which are more specialist and will be useful for some of the sessions and/or your assignment

E.g. International Journal of Stroke

British journal of neuroscience nursing

British journal of cardiac nursing.

Patient education and counseling.

This list was last updated on 17/12/2018