Applying the Roper-Logan-Tierney Model in Practice, 2nd Edition
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This is a new edition of the highly successful textbook which explores the use of the Roper, Logan and Tierney Model of Nursing in practice. It underpins nursing care for patients with a variety of health care problems. The main focus is on nursing adult patients in acute and community-based settings.
Applying the RLT Model in Practice has been written to enable students and their teachers in both Higher Education and clinical practice to explore the different dimensions of the model through a variety of case studies and exercises .The case studies can be viewed as ‘triggers’ for student problem-solving skills in using the Model. Many of the exercises are aimed at enabling readers to find evidence to support nursing activities. The authors have incorporated an international perspective throughout the text.
Fully updated throughout in line with changes in practice, developments in the evidence base, changes in the NHS e.g. modern matrons, Modernisation Agency etc
More material on how to apply the model in an inter disciplinary context
Updated infection control section
More on discharge planning
More material relating to primary care
By Karen Holland, BSc(Hons), MSc, CertEd, SRN, Professorial Fellow, School of Nursing, University of Salford, Salford, UK; Jane Jenkins, BA(Hons), MSc, SRN, RNT, Senior Lecturer, School of Nursing, University of Salford, Salford, UK; Jackie Solomon, MA, PGDip, SRN, Honorary Lecturer, School of Nursing, University of Salford, Salford UK; and Sue Whittam, BA(Hons), RGN, RCNT, RNT, Head of Organisational Development and Learning, Bolton Hospitals NHS Trust, Bolton, UK