Close
Enter your search into one or more of the boxes below:
You can refine your search by selecting from any of the options below:
Search
Advancing Technology, Caring, and Nursing

Advancing Technology, Caring, and Nursing (Paperback)

£33.00
Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.
Email me when back in stock

Synopsis

While the increase in lifesaving technology has extended both the length and quality of life for patients, critics have argued that health care professionals often read the technology rather than the patient. This critique strikes at the heart of nursing, which defines itself in terms of care for the whole person. Providing a comprehensive review of the issues surrounding the rapidly emerging field of technology, this collection describes how the nursing profession faces and deals with technological advances. The complexities of technology intimately influence aspects of nursing in every setting, and directly challenge caring as the essence of nursing. The present collection gives practicing nurses, students of basic and advanced nursing, and other health care professionals an overview of the contemporary situation of technology in mainstream health care and how it impacts on the quality of that care.

Medical & VeterinaryNursing & ancillary servicesNursingScience & MathematicsScience: general issuesImpact of science & technology on society Publisher: ABC-CLIO Publication Date: 30/06/2001 ISBN-13: 9780865693029  Details: Type: Paperback Format: Books
Availability: Printed to order. Despatched in 2-3 weeks.  

ROZZANO C. LOCSIN is Associate Professor of the College of Nursing at Florida Atlantic University./e

More books by Rozzano C. Locsin

Leave Review

Delivery

Delivery Options

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed. These should be added to the availability message time, to determine when the goods will arrive. During checkout we will give you a cumulative estimated date for delivery.

Location 1st Book Each additional book Average Delivery Time
UK Standard Delivery FREE FREE 3-5 Days
UK First Class £4.50 £1.00 1-2 Days
UK Courier £7.00 £1.00 1-2 Days
Western Europe** Courier £17.00 £3.00 2-3 Days
Western Europe** Airmail £5.00 £1.50 4-14 Days
USA / Canada Courier £20.00 £3.00 2-4 Days
USA / Canada Airmail £7.00 £3.00 4-14 Days
Rest of World Courier £22.50 £3.00 3-6 Days
Rest of World Airmail £8.00 £3.00 7-21 Days

** Includes Austria, Belgium, Denmark, France, Germany, Greece, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy, Luxembourg, Netherlands, Portugal, Spain, Sweden and Switzerland.

Delivery Help & FAQs

Returns Information

If you are not completely satisfied with your purchase*, you may return it to us in its original condition with in 30 days of receiving your delivery or collection notification email for a refund. Except for damaged items or delivery issues the cost of return postage is borne by the buyer. Your statutory rights are not affected.

* For Exclusions and terms on damaged or delivery issues see Returns Help & FAQs

You might also like

Advance Care Planning in End of Life...
(Paperback)
Keri Thomas; Ben Lobo; Karen Detering
 
 
£32.99
 
Nursing Practice: Knowledge and Care
(Paperback)
Ian Peate; Karen Wild
 
 
£36.99
 
The Midwife's Labour and Birth Handbook
(Paperback)
Vicky Chapman; Cathy Charles
 
 
£37.99
 
Teaching Empathy and Conflict...
(Paperback)
Cameron Camp; Linda Camp
 
 
£14.99
 
Latest Blog
Johann Hari Takes Issue with the Concept of Self-Help
18/01/2018

Johann Hari explains why, in order to feel better, we must stop being 'you', in favour of being 'us', being 'we', becoming part of the group.

Jealousy, Rivalry, Insecurity, Frustration... Non Pratt Explores the World of Female Teenage Friendships
16/01/2018

Non explores friendship in YA novels and especially those that depict the imperfect middle ground.

#FoylesFive: Pre-orders
15/01/2018

Matt from our Web Team jumps into the future and brings back some reading recommends for 2018.

View all Blog Entries
Twitter
Show/Hide Tweets
© W&G Foyle Ltd