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Assessment

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr.

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Learning Disabilities; Nursing Skills. 11463 words.

Purpose and principles of assessment - Framework for nursing assessment - Adaptive behaviour rating scales - Health checks - Screening of physical health - Assessing pain - Assessing distress ...

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Changes across the lifespan

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr.

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Learning Disabilities. 7948 words.

Antenatal screening and diagnosis - Supporting people during transition - Preschool children - School-aged children - Adolescents - Puberty - Adulthood - Personal relationships - Marriage...

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Communication

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr.

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Learning Disabilities; Communication Skills. 6926 words.

Promoting effective communication - Verbal communication - Non-verbal communication - Providing information - Active listening - Principles in using augmentative and alternative communication...

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Emergencies

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr.

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Learning Disabilities. 8804 words.

Emergency management of a person in a seizure - Dealing with abuse - Self-harm - Risk of suicide - Self-injury - Physical assault - De-escalation - Use of restraint - Missing person -...

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Emergencies in Psychiatry

Basant Puri and Ian Treasaden.

P ublished online June 2011 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Addiction Medicine; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Learning Disabilities; Old Age Psychiatry; Forensic Psychiatry. 360 pages.

This is a practical and problem-orientated accessible guide for those who have to deal with psychiatric emergencies. It contains guidance on how to assess and manage these emergencies and...

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Epilepsy in Learning Disability

Tom Berney and Shoumitro Deb.

in Oxford Textbook of Epilepsy and Epileptic Seizures

December 2012; p ublished online December 2012 .

Chapter. Subjects: Neurology; Learning Disabilities. 4765 words.

The chapter sketches out how disparate a group are people with a learning disability, encompassing a wide range of age, ability, and pathology. The boundary that separates this group from...

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Forensic nursing

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr.

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Learning Disabilities. 11903 words.

Risk assessment and management - People who have offended in law - People in mainstream prison - Rights of victims - Rights of person offending - Rights to a solicitor - People with...

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How to Pass the MRCPsych CASC

Andrew Iles, Rose Woodall and Flavia Leslie.

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Book. Subjects: Psychiatry; Old Age Psychiatry; Learning Disabilities; Child and Adolescent Psychiatry; Forensic Psychiatry; Psychotherapy. 232 pages.

This resource combines practical information with invaluable suggestions of how one might phrase particular questions and direct the conversation during the client interview. It confidently...

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The law

Edited by Bob Gates and Owen Barr.

in Oxford Handbook of Learning and Intellectual Disability Nursing

P ublished online August 2010 .

Chapter. Subjects: Learning Disabilities. 12075 words.

Mental Health Act 1983 - Mental Health Act 2007 - Compulsory admission to hospital for assessment and treatment - Emergency holding powers - Mental Health Review Tribunals - The Mental Health...

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Learning Disability (LD)

Dr Andrew Iles, Dr Rose Woodall and Dr Flavia Leslie.

in How to Pass the MRCPsych CASC

March 2010; p ublished online May 2013 .

Chapter. Subjects: Psychiatry; Learning Disabilities. 1693 words.

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