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Cottrell, 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.
Akerjordet, K. and Severinsson, E. 2008. Emotionally intelligent nurse leadership: a literature review study. Journal of nursing management. 16, pp. 565-577.
Bach, S. and Ellis, P. 2011.Leadership, management, and team working in nursing. Exeter: Learning Matters.
Bishop, V. 2009. Leadership for nursing and allied health care professions. Maidenhead: Open University Press.
Chin, H. 2009. Practice development as a tool to empower, refresh and renew. Practice Development in Healthcare. 8(2). pp. 61–64.
Chin, H. and Hamer, S. 2006. Enabling Practice Development: Evaluation of a pilot programme to effect integrated and organic approaches to practice development. Practice Development in Healthcare. 5 (3), pp. 126-144.
Department of Health. 2010. Equity and excellence: : liberating the NHS. Department of Health: London.
Department of Health. 2010. Liberating the NHS: Regulating healthcare providers. Department of Health: London. Available online from: http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/+/www.dh.gov.uk/en/Consultations/Liveconsultations/DH_117782
Department of Health. 2010. Liberating the NHS: Report of the arm's-length bodies review. Department of Health: London. Available online from: https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/216278/dh_118053.pdf
Edwards, S.D. 2001. Philosophy of nursing : an introduction. Basingstoke: Palgrave.
Gill, R. 2006. Theory and practice of leadership London: Sage.
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. and Smith, L. 2008. Critical thinking in health and social care. London: Sage.
Price, B. and Harrington, A. 2013.Critical thinking and writing for nursing students. Exeter: Learning Matters.
Taylor, G. and Hawley, H. 2010. Key debates in health care. Maidenhead: Open University Press.
Taylor-Moss, M. 2005. The Emotionally Intelligent Nurse Leader. San Francisco: Wiley.
Thompson, A. 1996. Critical Reasoning: A practical introduction. London: Routledge.
Care Quality Commission http://www.cqc.org.uk/
Department of Health https://www.gov.uk/government/organisations/department-of-health
Nursing & Midwifery Council http://www.nmc-uk.org/National Institute for Health and Care Excellence http://www.nice.org.uk/
This list was last updated on 22/11/2013