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English for Nurses

English for Nurses

  • Nitin Bhatnagar
  • Author: Nitin Bhatnagar
    • ISBN:9788131769621
    • 10 Digit ISBN:8131769623
    • Price:Rs. 199.00
    • Pages:128
    • Imprint:Pearson Education
    • Binding:Paperback
    • Status:Available

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    This book addresses the need for nurses to communicate effectively in English. Combining the essentials of communication with language learning, it provides all the necessary skills for professionals in healthcare. English for Nurses puts equal emphasis on all the four aspects of learning the language—listening, speaking, reading and writing through a variety of exercises and assessment modules. It provides plenty of practice in functional grammar and also for pronunciation and fluency in speaking.

    Table of Content

    Chapter 1 Edith Cavell: And Bravely Fought the Nurse

    Chapter 2 The Story of a British Nurse in India (Margaret Ledger)

    Chapter 3 A doctor for all seasons: The story of Noshir H Antia (Kavita Nambsian)

    Chapter 4 Aarohi: Ascent in Healthcare

    Chapter 5 Communication in healthcare: The perspective of a Nurse

    Chapter 6 Private and Public Partnership in Healthcare (Bharathi Ghanshyam)

    Chapter 7 Managing Pain

    Chapter 8 The story of a British Nurse (Stress in Nursing, Pratibha P. Kane; from a journal)

    Chapter 9 The Quiet Soldiers of Compassion: Prakash and Mandakini Amte

    Chapter 10 The Story of a Caribbean Nurse

    Appendix Report Writing

    Salient Features

    1. Reading Comprehension: Objective and Subjective Questions

    2. Vocabulary and glossary

    3. Grammar exercises that are graded

    4. Functional grammar based on practical situations that a nurse faces.

    5. Common problems of pronunciation and speaking skills have been addressed

    6. Writing skills based on the needs of the nurses have been addressed