Essentials of Patient EducationBook - 2006
Patient education is a fundamental component of nursing practice - vital to improving the health of individuals. Essentials of Patient Education, based on Susan B. Bastable's best-selling Nurse As Educator: Principles of Teaching and Learning for Nursing Practice, Second Edition, prepares nurses for their ever-increasing roles in patient teaching, health education, and health promotion. This application-based text addresses the needs and characteristics of the learner and discusses appropriate instructional approaches. Essentials of Patient Education provides nursing students with a thorough comprehension of the skills necessary in the teaching and learning process.
Publisher: Sudbury, MA : Jones and Bartlett Publishers, c2006
Characteristics: xviii, 502 p. : ill. ; 23 cm