A book on health education for nurses and midwives. It give necessary background on health promotion and health education - what it is, theories of learning and teaching, types of communication involved - then goes on to concentrate on the nurse's teaching role, emphasising an interactive rather than a didactic approach.
To be expanded to include material for other countries, such as Canada, Australia and South Africa
By Alice Kiger, BA, MA, MSc, PhD, RN, DipN, RCNT, RNT, Director, Centre for Advanced Studies in Nursing, University of Aberdeen, Aberdeen, UK
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