THIS IS A PRESCRIBED TEXT FOR:
Australian Catholic University - Mackillop (North Sydney)| Semester 1 2018
Course code: ACOM108
Course Name: Nursing English 1
Fully updated and revised, the trusted Australian Nurses' Dictionary, 6e remains the only pocket-sized dictionary specific to Australia and New Zealand.
Compiled by Jennie King, Rhonda Hawley and Barbara Weller, this dictionary features comprehensive nursing definitions, guidelines, terminology, policies and procedures, and provides a quick reference source for students and nurses in the clinical setting.
In addition to numerous everyday nursing terms, definitions extend to include specialist areas such as complementary therapies, health informatics, nursing management, midwifery, education, research and ethics.
Over 5,500 entries
More than 100 supporting illustrations and tables
Pronunciation guide for every definition.
New to this Edition
A full-colour abridged Atlas of Human Anatomy for an on-the-go reference to the anatomy of body systems
Twelve appendices to assist with clinical practice
Over 150 new entries across a range of specialist areas.