Interpersonal Relationships: Professional Communication Skills for Nurses (Interpersonal Relationships)(5thedition) Info
Find out the best Medical Books 2019 - Reviews & Buyer's Guide.
Discover our community's huge selection of medical books and ebooks and read hundreds of reviews for each title.
Read&Download Interpersonal Relationships: Professional Communication Skills for Nurses (Interpersonal Relationships)(5thedition) by Arnold PhD RN PMHCNS-BC,Elizabeth C.,Boggs PhD FNP-CS,Kathleen Underman Online
2007 AJN Book of the Year!
With practical guidance for
effective interactions with clients, colleagues, and families,
Interpersonal Relationships: Professional Communication Skills for
Nurses, 5th Edition, is the definitive source on communication skills
for nurses. The book combines proven communication strategies and
nursing principles with psychology and related theoretical frameworks.
Plus, the text includes numerous experiential exercises to critically
evaluate their communication skills as well as those of
- Grounded in theory, the text provides a framework for
gaining a theoretical perspective.
- Ethical Dilemma boxes appear
in each chapter and highlight ethical dilemmas in interpersonal
- Critical thinking content promotes the
application of critical thinking processes essential for effective
communication in the nursing practice.
- Discusses humor, gender,
and touch in Chapter 10 as important means of communication in
- Communication with patients of all
ages, patients with special needs, and colleagues increases awareness of
the issues involved in communicating with patients and promotes
successful collaboration with coworkers.
- Case examples and
exercises appear throughout the text to promote understanding and
discussion of topics in the chapter.
- Learning objectives,
chapter overviews, and glossary focus the student on essential
information and help them study for tests.
- Two new
chapters on Documentation in the Age of the Electronic Health Record and
Communicating in the Age of eHealth Technology describe how to
understand and utilize the most current healthcare communication
- Developing an Evidence-Based Practice boxes appear
in each chapter and describe a current research study and how it
connects to the concepts in the text.