Foundations of Nursing Practice

Themes, concepts and frameworks, fourth edition

by Richard Hogston and Barbara Marjoram

About this book

Foundations for Nursing Practice 4th Edition is the key text for introductory level nursing. Accessible, practical and comprehensive, it features new chapters on topics such as drug and alcohol misuse and effective leadership. Alongside this all-new website, it is another outstanding edition for nursing study from a tried and trusted team. Just click on the links below to explore the book yourself:
Well-structured, easy to read, plenty of interactive activities...this is a real 'cover-all' text for nursing Debbie Knott, Senior Lecturer in Mental Health, Liverpool John Moores University, UK
Manages to cover a wide range of essential topics and explain them so very clearly Lynne Jump, Senior Lecturer and Programme Leader, School of Health and Social Care, University of Greenwich, UK

About the editors
RICHARD HOGSTON is Professor of Healthcare Education and Regulation and Dean of the Faculty of Health at Leeds Metropolitan University, UK. Prior to joining Leeds Met, Richard was at Hull University, and previously worked for the Department of Health where he was Nursing Officer for Education and Training. Richard held teaching posts at the University of Portsmouth where his main teaching and research interests concentrated on quality and management. Before entering education, Richard followed a clinical career in Portsmouth.

BARBARA MARJORAM is a Senior Lecturer and Head of Pre-Registration Nursing and Midwifery at the School of Health Sciences at the University of Southampton, UK. Her previous publications have included the use of information technology in nursing, enquiry-based learning and elimination.

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