Foundations of Nursing Practice

Themes, concepts and frameworks, fourth edition

by Richard Hogston and Barbara Marjoram

Table of Contents

  • Introduction

Part I Nursing Skills and Concepts

  1. Managing Nursing Care Richard Hogston
  2. Social Behaviour and Professional Interactions Phil Russell
  3. Challenges to Professional Practice Steve Tee
  4. Developing Skills for Reflective Practice Melanie Jasper

Part II Nursing Interventions

  1. Infection Control Somduth Parboteeah
  2. Administration of Medications Somduth Parboteeah
  3. Eating and Drinking Sue M. Green
  4. Elimination Barbara A. Marjoram
  5. Respiration Jan Dean, Pamela Diggens and Rob Haywood
  6. Circulation Chris Walker
  7. Wound Management Pam Jackson, Lynn Taylor and Nadia Chambers
  8. Moving and Handling 267 Wayne Arnett and Kevin Humphrys
  9. Dying, Death and Spirituality Phil Russell
  10. Drug and Alcohol Misuse Anita Green

Part III Professional Issues

  1. Body Image and Sexuality Sid Carter and Anita Green
  2. Genetics Knowledge within an Ethical Framework Delia Pogson
  3. Nursing Practice in an Interprofessional Context Janet McCray
  4. Public Health in Nursing Elizabeth Porter
  5. Health Informatics Adam Keen and Neil Hosker
  6. Developing Effective Leadership and Management Skills Yvette Cox
  7. Answers to Test Yourself! Questions