The Smart Way: An Introduction to Writing for Nurses / Edition 2

The Smart Way: An Introduction to Writing for Nurses / Edition 2

by Glennis Zilm, Cheryl Entwistle, Geln Zilm
     
 

THE SMART WAY is a unique guide for nurses and nursing students who wish to improve their writing skills. It is the only book written specifically for nurses. It examines the essential elements of written communication, including papers, reports and the many types of business communication. Numerous examples and exercises allow students to recognize and avoid

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THE SMART WAY is a unique guide for nurses and nursing students who wish to improve their writing skills. It is the only book written specifically for nurses. It examines the essential elements of written communication, including papers, reports and the many types of business communication. Numerous examples and exercises allow students to recognize and avoid common writing errors. More recent methods of research and communication are also examined, including the use of the Internet, Internet referencing, use of email in professional correspondence, as well as the importance of critical evaluation of the resources used during research. Includes free web resource, elsevier.ca/zilm, with additional exercises and supplemental readings.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780920513354
Publisher:
Elsevier Science
Publication date:
05/28/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
220
Product dimensions:
14.10(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
The SMART Elements of Communication1
The Writing PROCESS23
Common Errors in Writing41
References and Bibliographies75
Final Rungs of the Writing PROCESS107
SMART Ways for Other Routes in Nursing133
App. AA Guide to APA Style in Reference Lists and Bibliographies175
App. B: Annotated References and Bibliography: Useful Readings/Reference Tools189
Index199

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