Tuesday, August 23, 2011

Everyday English for International Nurses A Guide to Working in the UK

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone
29 May 2004
Paperback: 256 pages
ISBN-10: 0443073996
ISBN-13: 978-0443073991

This book helps nurses coming to work in the UK for the first time to communicate with patients and staff. Covering a range of subjects, its main purpose is to explain colloquial language that patients might use but is not found in conventional dictionaries e.g. 'to spend a penny' or 'trouble with the waterworks'. In addition to communication skills it contains practical advice on becoming registered, nursing in the UK and the organization of the health and social care team. 

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