Community health is a major field of study within the medical and clinical sciences which focuses on the maintenance, protection, and improvement of the health status of population groups and communities. Community health tends to focus on a defined geographical community.
English is a very vital subject for nursing professionals. Nurses act as a bridge between doctors and patients.” English for nurses” is a complete solution for nursing students as it covers the essentials of basic English grammar, composition and communication skills. The communication skills section is specially framed according to the demand of the nursing profession. Various day to day conversations is included to train the nursing students in English speaking. The complete section is designed according to the demand of nursing professionals.
Psychology is the scientific study of mind and behaviour, of personality and intelligence. The basic concepts of psychology are presented in this book since, it is very important as the author views it, that all nurses must also know and understand the origin and the development of psychology as a science.This book is also aimed to teach the students of Nursing to acquire knowledge and skills in a broader social outlook. It comprehensively covers the basic and introductory concepts of sociology as related to the health care profession and help the students to understand the subject in an easy manner.
Microbes may be the most significant life form sharing this planet with humans because of their pervasive presence. Microbial diseases are frequent and often severe. In this book, you understand and employ the principles of microbiology and molecular mechanisms of pathogenesis which enable the physician, nurses, and medical scientist to control an increasing number of infectious disease.
When you build a house, you start with the foundation and then move to the framework, walls, and so on. I think you get the point. Same with the foundation for nursing, the beginning point. It gives you an overview of what to expect when working as a nurse. The art and science of modern nursing encompass fundamental nursing concepts that include health, illness, stress and health promotion. Nurses work with physicians and other medical staff in a wide variety of medical and community settings. They provide preventive, primary, acute and chronic care for sick and injured patients with health information, restorative care, medication administration, and emergency care. Nursing care focuses on protecting and promoting physical and mental health for patients and for the community.
Psychology is the scientific study of mind and behaviour, of personality and intelligence. It includes study of conscious and unconscious phenomena of mind as well as feeling and thought. Psychology for Nurses is a comprehensive book that is designed for all student nurses who are taking up Diploma and Bachelor in nursing programs as well as for the registered nurses who would like to enrich their practice as nurse practitioners. This book is also aimed to teach the students of Nursing to acquire knowledge and skills in a broader social outlook. It comprehensively covers the basic and introductory concepts of sociology as related to the health care profession and help the students to understand the subject in an easy manner.
Anatomy is the study of the structure and relationship between body parts. Physiology is the study of the function of body parts and the body as a whole. Modern medical science is growing day by day. The volume of information available is huge. Detailed knowledge of normal functions of living being providing a firm foundation. Knowledge of the structure becomes an essential base to understand the functions better.Keeping in mind the close connection between the structure and functions we have tried to integrate Anatomy and Physiology in the first part of this book. Medical professionals are faced with challenges of handling infected persons as part of their practice. They face the threat of dealing with infections which do not have a satisfactory cure. We have added a section on Microbiology to give an insight into this important aspect of patient management.