The new edition of this established and respected text has been fully revised and updated to reflect the changes in education and service provision. Divided into 4 sections, it clearly identifies key issues for practitioners and explores how professionalsmust develop to meet the challenges of multi-professional practice in the future.
By Tony Thompson, MA, BEd(Hons), RMN, RNMH, DipN(Lond), Cert Ed, RNT, Director of Practice Development, Institute of Forensic Care, Ashworth Hospital Authority, Liverpool; and Peter Mathias, PhD, MSc, MA, BSc, Director of Joint Awarding Bodies, London, London, Philadelphia, Toronto, Sydney, Tokyo
Introduction: How to Use This Book. Why Bother About Research. How to Find Out What You Need to Read. Making Records. Making Sense of Reports. The Introduction and Literature Review. Method or Methodology. Results. Discussions and Conclusions. Implications for Practice. References. Recommended Reading. Glossary of Terms.