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By Abayomi McEwen, Sarah Kraszewski

A pragmatic ebook geared toward supporting the trainee or certified nurse to hone and strengthen their verbal exchange talents. jam-packed with vignettes from either sufferer and nurse point of view, the e-book contains universal situations, task issues and recommendations for practice.


With an emphasis on sensible program, this full of life and obtainable consultant can help nurses to hone and improve their verbal exchange skills. Read more...

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Of course, assessment does not only involve questioning and interviewing. Sometimes we need to examine the patient and this needs to be explained so that the patient can give consent. For example, if the patient has a wound or requires blood pressure measurement, these observations are part of the assessment process (Kozier et al. 2008). 117] at [07/18/16]. Copyright © McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC. Not to be redistributed or modified in any way without permission. 12 June 25, 2010 P1: OSO MHBK019-01 MHBK019-Mcewen 13 Health professionals are often rushed, tired and hungry.

Not to be redistributed or modified in any way without permission. Communicating with adult patients: beyond the fundamentals 16:5 P1: OSO MHBK019-02 MHBK019-Mcewen Communication Skills for Adult Nurses Activity Consider the area in which you are currently working. r Find out what resources are available to help you with patients who do not speak English and check to see if this information is easily available to you and your colleagues. At some point, the precise nature of Angela’s injuries will have to be communicated to Monique.

Basic empathy and sympathy and their role in assessment are discussed along with breaking bad news, advocacy, ‘sensitive’ issues and the provision of comfort and reassurance. Patient assessment: a holistic approach Like any health assessment, nursing assessments are undertaken to identify a person’s needs and problems – both actual and potential. 117] at [07/18/16]. Copyright © McGraw-Hill Global Education Holdings, LLC. Not to be redistributed or modified in any way without permission. 2 June 10, 2010 P1: OSO MHBK019-02 MHBK019-Mcewen Communication Skills for Adult Nurses how it is affecting them and the issues that are their priorities (Holland 2008).

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