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Recommendations for child nursing

Recently I (Lucy Mason) was asked by a first-year nurse if I could recommend a drug calculation book for her and this made me think about what other books I would recommend to a first year starting their student nursing journey. (Please note, we are not endorsed by any publishing companies and I do not… Continue reading Recommendations for child nursing

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Recommendations for MH nursing

1. Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing: The craft of caring     2. Assessment and Decision Making in Mental Health Nursing     3. Physical Health and Well-Being in Mental Health Nursing      4. The Art and Science of Mental Health Nursing: Principles And Practice     5. MHA Code Of Practice       6. Fundamentals… Continue reading Recommendations for MH nursing

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Recommendations for adult nursing

1. The Royal Marsden Manual of Clinical Nursing Procedures  This will be your bible throughout the 3 year course! If you only buy one book, definitely make it this one. There are student and professional editions, I (Toni) have the student one and it has helped me so much throughout first year.   2. A… Continue reading Recommendations for adult nursing

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Other recommendations

Fiction/Non-fiction book recommendations from the STNP team. Nurse! Nurse! A student nurses story A true first person account of Jimmy Fraziers' time as a mature student nurse and all the different departments he encounters on placements. Funny and thought provoking.   Blood, sweat and tea followed by More blood, more sweat and another cup of… Continue reading Other recommendations