Student Nurses' Guide to Professional Practice and Development

Author: Clare Christian

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1444114808

Category: Medical

Page: 168

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Student Nurses Guide to Professional Practice and Development is an essential guide for those considering or already embarked on a career in nursing. This new handbook provides a professional perspective of all the branches of nursing and gives comprehensive advice on how to gain entry to nursing courses and on all the key aspects of preparing for the role of registered nurse. Career opportunities and professional development requirements are clearly described within the context of the Nursing and Midwifery Council Code of Professional Conduct (2002). The text also provides professional portfolio and current educational requirements, detailed information about support networks for student nurses, career opportunities and current professional requirements for registered nurses. With information and guidance about all aspects of a nursing career, from entering adult nursing, children's nursing, mental health and learning disability nursing, to the professional requirements necessary for qualification as a registered nurse, this is an essential career guide for all student and registered nurses in the UK.
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Understanding and Interpreting Educational Research

Author: Ronald C. Martella,J. Ron Nelson,Robert L. Morgan,Nancy E. Marchand-Martella

Publisher: Guilford Press

ISBN: 1462509762

Category: Education

Page: 666

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This user-friendly text takes a learn-by-doing approach to exploring research design issues in education and psychology, offering evenhanded coverage of quantitative, qualitative, mixed-methods, and single-case designs. Readers learn the basics of different methods and steps for critically examining any study's design, data, and conclusions, using sample peer-reviewed journal articles as practice opportunities. The text is unique in featuring full chapters on survey methods, evaluation, reliability and validity, action research, and research syntheses. Pedagogical Features *An exemplar journal article at the end of each methods chapter, together with questions and activities for critiquing it (including, where applicable, checklist forms to identify threats to internal and external validity), plus lists of additional research examples. *Research example boxes showing how studies are designed to address particular research questions. *In every chapter: numbered chapter objectives, bulleted summaries, subheadings written as questions, a running glossary, and end-of-chapter discussion questions. * Electronic Instructor's Resource Manual with Test Bank, provided separately--includes chapter outlines; answers to exercises, discussion questions, and illustrative example questions; and PowerPoints.
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Developing a Healthcare Research Proposal

An Interactive Student Guide

Author: Maxine Offredy,Peter Vickers

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118693248

Category: Medical

Page: 296

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Are you new to research and daunted by the idea of constructingyour own research proposal? Then this is the book youneed! This book and accompanying web resource will answer all yourquestions about healthcare research by introducing you to theconcepts, theories and practicalities surrounding it. The aim ofboth the book and the web resource is to help you to write a goodhealthcare research proposal – which is the starting pointfor any would-be student researcher. The book takes a look at the theory of research, the core of thetopic, but also provides practical help and advice along the way.It takes the reader through the stages of the research process fromdeveloping the question to communicating the findings, demystifyingthe process on the way. The web resource works alongside the book,supplementing and expanding on the chapters, giving you the abilityto prepare your very own research proposal. Explains key concepts in a clear, easy to understand way Includes activities and scenarios for you to work throughwhich will also increase your understanding of research andresearch proposals Easily navigable web resource (ahref="http://www.researchproposalsforhealthprofessionals.com/"www.researchproposalsforhealthprofessionals.com/a) Both book and website are arranged in the same order in whichyou would develop and write a research proposal Website includes downloadable research proposal template tocomplete step-by-step as you work through the book and webresource
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Language and Reading Disabilities

Author: Hugh William Catts,Alan G. Kamhi

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 9780205444175

Category: Education

Page: 352

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Written by leading experts in the field,Language and Reading Disabilities, Second Edition,is the most up-to-date book on the nature and treatment of reading disabilities. Increased evidence has continued to mount in support of the language basis of reading disabilities and much has been learned in the past decade about how children learn to read. With a strong clinical and research basis, the book provides a broad perspective of language problems associated with reading disabilities. It includes the latest theories of reading development, causes of reading disabilities, developmental changes in reading disabilities, and theoretically-motivated research to improve phonological processing, decoding, comprehension, writing, and spelling abilities. The book compares spoken and written language and notes similarities and differences. The acquisition of reading and reading-related language abilities are discussed. In the second half of the book, recognized experts in the areas of assessment and remediation of reading and writing disorders discuss the identification, assessment, and treatment of reading and writing disorders.
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Special Education

What it is and why We Need it

Author: James M. Kauffman,Daniel P. Hallahan

Publisher: Allyn & Bacon

ISBN: 9780205420391

Category: Education

Page: 83

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Each chapter ends with a "Case in Point," profiling a student with disabilities and asking readers to think through the application of the chapter's concepts to that particular student's instructional challenges."--Jacket.
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Im Turm

Roman

Author: Josiah Bancroft

Publisher: Heyne Verlag

ISBN: 3641226368

Category: Fiction

Page: 448

View: 2383

Der Turm von Babel ist das gewaltigste Bauwerk des Seidenen Zeitalters: er ragt so hoch in die Wolken hinein, dass niemand weiß, wo er endet; in seinem Inneren gibt es ganze Königreiche und unzählige Labyrinthe voller geheimnisvoller Kreaturen und tödlicher Gefahren. Eigentlich wollte der furchtsame Thomas Senlin nur einen kurzen Blick auf dieses Weltwunder werfen und dann weiterreisen. »Falls wir uns in der Menschenmenge verlieren, treffen wir uns auf der Spitze des Turmes wieder«, sagt seine frisch angetraute Frau Marya noch kokett zu ihm, kurz darauf ist sie tatsächlich spurlos verschwunden. Senlin bleibt keine Wahl: Er muss rein in den Turm und rauf auf die Spitze, wenn er seine Frau wiederfinden will. Das Abenteuer beginnt ...
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Catalog of Copyright Entries. Third Series

1965: January-June

Author: Library of Congress. Copyright Office

Publisher: Copyright Office, Library of Congress

ISBN: N.A

Category: Copyright

Page: 1394

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Includes Part 1, Number 1: Books and Pamphlets, Including Serials and Contributions to Periodicals (January - June)
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Books in Print

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

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Whitaker's Books in Print

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bibliography, National

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Forthcoming Books

Author: Rose Arny

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: American literature

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British Book News

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Best books

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Category: Academic libraries

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Los Angeles Lawyer

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Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Bar associations

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Meyer Brothers Druggist

Author: N.A

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Pharmaceutical industry

Page: N.A

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The British National Bibliography

Author: Arthur James Wells

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: English literature

Page: N.A

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Hebammenforschung

Grundlagen und Anwendung

Author: Elizabeth R. Cluett

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9783456836843

Category:

Page: 309

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