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79 Nursing Fundamentals of Care A Textbook for Health and Social Care Assistants Ian Peate School of Nursing and Midwifery Fundamentals of Care is an accessible introductory textbook for all health care assistants; assistant practitioners and social care support workers who are undertaking the newly introduced, mandatory Care Certificate, as well as offering a resource for providing care and support. Practically focused, each chapter begins with the outcomes associated with each standard, which helps contextualise and focus the reader on the content and relevance to the Care Certificate. The book also includes exercises to encourage the reader to stop, look, listen and act, thinking cap activity promotes further thinking and application to care and support provision along with case studies and resource files. Written to help the reader come to terms with the role and function of the heath and care assistants, Fundamentals of Care offers support to those undertaking the Care Certificate and to assist those who already work as health and care assistants, helping them in their quest to enhance safe and effective care. Series: Fundamentals Print ISBN: 978-1-119-21220-1 | PR | €33.90 | JAN 2017 | 280PP About the Author Ian Peate Editor in Chief British Journal of Nursing; Consultant Editor Journal of Paramedic Practice; Editorial Board member British Journal of Heath Care Assistants; Professor of Nursing; Head of the School of Nursing; School of Health Studies; Gibraltar. Qualitative Research in Nursing and Healthcare 4th Edition Immy Holloway & Kathleen Galvin Bournemouth University; Brighton University, UK Qualitative Research in Nursing and Healthcare is an invaluable resource for those who carry out qualitative research in the healthcare arena. It is intended to assist: • Professionals and academics in the healthcare field who undertake or teach research in clinical or educational settings; • Postgraduates who are undertaking qualitative research and want to revise qualitative research approaches and procedures before going on to more specialist texts; and • Undergraduates in their last year who wish to learn about qualitative perspectives or carry out a project using these approaches. Fully updated from the earlier editions by Holloway and Wheeler, it reflects recent developments in nursing research. This new edition provides clear explanations of abstract ideas in qualitative research as well as practical procedures. Structured into four sections, the book looks at the initial stages, methods of data collection, qualitative approaches and analysis of collected data. It also contains a chapter on writing up and publishing qualitative research. With applied and practical examples throughout, Qualitative Research in Nursing and Healthcare is essential reading for those who are looking for a comprehensive introduction to qualitative research. Print ISBN: 978-1-118-87449-3 | PR | €40.90 | OCT 2016 | 392PP Previous Edition: 978-1-4051-6122-0 About the Authors Professor Immy Holloway is Professor Emerita at Bournemouth University in the Faculty of Health and Social Sciences. Professor Kathleen Galvin is Professor of Nursing Practice in the College of Life, Health and Physical Sciences at the University of Brighton.


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