Home > Books > Cultural Awareness in Nursing and Health Care: An Introductory Text
Cultural Awareness in Nursing and Health Care: An Introductory Text
View PDF

Cultural Awareness in Nursing and Health Care: An Introductory Text

Publication Year: 2017
Edition: 3rd Ed.
Authors/Editor: Holland, Karen
Publisher: CRC Press
ISBN: 978-1-138-62719-2
  • Description
  • Details
  • Also Recommended

This introductory textbook relates theory to practice and enhances students' learning and understanding of cultural issues that impact on patient care and their own practice as nurses, while considering wider social and political issues.

Cultural Awareness in Nursing and Health Care has been updated to include new research, evidence and a completely new chapter focusing on the health care workforce itself and the issues it’s facing. Other topics include:


  • Health, illness and religious beliefs

  • Mental health and culture

  • Women’s and men’s health in a multicultural society

  • Caring for the elderly

  • Death and bereavement


Key features:

  • Includes international perspectives and issues relating to overseas nurses studying and working in the UK

  • Case studies, reflective exercises, summary boxes and website links designed to stimulate discussion and shared practice

  • Fully updated with guidelines for practice and education.

  • Platform:
    Ovid
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • Product Type: Book
  • Author/Editor: Holland, Karen
  • ISBN: 978-1-138-62719-2
  • Specialty:
    Issues & Trends in Nursing
  • Language: English
  • Edition: 3rd Ed.
  • Pages: 262
  • Illustrations: 0
  • Year: 2017

Free Instant Access
This Month

JOTM
CAB Abstracts The most comprehensive database for applied life sciences, CAB Abstracts gives researchers instant access to over 8.4 million records, with over 360,000 abstracts added each year.
JOTM
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR) A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
JOTM
Continuum: Lifelong Learning in Neurology Helps practicing neurologists to improve patient care, stay abreast of advances in neurology, and develop lifelong, self-directed learning and critical thinking skills.
JOTM
Journal of Healthcare Management Offers timely articles that inform and guide executives, managers, educators, and researchers. It contains regular columns by experts and practitioners on trending topics.

Noteworthy

Doody's Featured Books
The 5-Minute Clinical Consult 2019
A practical, highly organized resource for clinicians in primary care, family medicine, emergency medicine, nursing, and pediatrics. Provides rapid access to guidance on diagnosis, treatment, medications, follow-up, and associated factors for more than 540 diseases and conditions.

Evidence-Based Geriatric Nursing Protocols for Best Practice
This new edition of one of the premier references for geriatric nurses in hospital, long-term, and community settings delivers current guidelines, real-life case studies, and evidence-based protocols developed by master educators and practitioners.