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Supporting families and carers : a nursing perspective

Braine, ME and Wray, J 2016, Supporting families and carers : a nursing perspective , CRC Press (Taylor and Francis). (In Press)

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Abstract

Features •Identifies the issues surrounding appropriate involvement of families and other carers in the assessment, planning delivery and evaluation of care •Demonstrates the knowledge, skills and behaviours to form appropriate professional relationships with families and other carers, and involve them as partners in care •Provides strategies and interventions to help families and carers adapt and cope with the role of caregiving •Features a practical approach including cases studies, reflective points, key points, summary boxes and key questions for consideration Summary This practical resource for nurses and healthcare practitioners helps to differentiate between formal nursing care and informal care provided by families and other care givers and explores the relationship between the two. It also discusses the impact on family and other carers across the life course and across care settings.

Item Type: Book
Schools: Schools > School of Nursing, Midwifery, Social Work & Social Sciences
Publisher: CRC Press (Taylor and Francis)
ISBN: 9781498706704
Funders: Non funded research
Depositing User: Dr Julie Wray
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2015 15:32
Last Modified: 01 Dec 2015 14:28
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/37197

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