Clinical Pocket Reference for Nurses Third Edition

ISBN: 978-1-908725-04-2


There is a new, up-to-date edition of this book. Click HERE to find out more.

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There is a new, up-to-date edition of this book. Click HERE to find out more.

  • Universal reference tool
  • Essential guide to assessment of adult patient
  • Rapid access to key information in portable durable format
  • Promotes safe, confident nursing, best practice and an holistic approach

Key New Content includes

  • Assessment of risk and reporting
  • Cardiac Monitoring
  • Neurological assessment
  • Older adult assessment
  • Pain
  • Psychological health
  • Respiratory
  • Shock
  • Sepsis assessment (adult)
  • Wound healing and classification

New RC (UK) Resuscitation Guidelines 2015

For a full list of contents click on SEE INSIDE and enlarge.

Extensively used by newly qualified nurses, students starting clinical placements, and practitioners wishing to refresh knowledge/skills. Mentors will find this resource ideal for one-to-one teaching. Training managers will find invaluable as a teaching/reference tool.

What reviewers said:

‘…an excellent resource for both students and qualified nurses…easy to use, and quick to navigate to invaluable information…
… an educational tool that supports learning in practice and also as a quick revision aid… and on ward…
also relevant to other healthcare professionals, such as physiotherapists and paramedics…’

Alison Bardsley, Senior Lecturer in primary care and course director for non-medical prescribing, Coventry University Nursing Standard March 30: vol 30 no 31: 2016

“All healthcare workers will find this book relevant… particularly useful for those who are newly qualified, returning, or undergoing supervised practice. As an educational tool, it will also support learning in practice and practitioners who are mentoring.”

Nursing Standard

“Students and nurses will find it helpful and easy to use… Invaluable.”

Nursing and Midwifery Council

Additional information


Bernie Garrett, University of British Colombia, Vancouver, Canada; Paul Ong, Oxford Brookes University, Oxford, UK; Paul Galdas, University of York, York, UK


Print, eBook




Spiral bound, laminated, 84pp; charts, tables & line drawings; 160x84mm