About the Book

Get to grips with the basics

Handy video links bring topics to life – from real children talking about their experiences to how to perform key procedures, and more. Also includes A&P revision sheets online.

Prepare for your placements

Qualified nurse and student voices throughout tell you what to expect in real life, backed up by realistic scenarios to help you practice how you’d respond to challenging situations. Over 20 handy placement guides online help you prepare for specific placements.

Build your bibliography

If you want to aim for those higher grades and win at assignments, a wealth of further reading resources will help you get there – helpful book and website suggestions and free access to SAGE journal articles online.

Ace your assessment

Practice the activities throughout the book and try out the online quizzes to help knowledge stick. Critical thinking activities and ‘What’s the Evidence’ boxes will help you develop key skills needed to get the best grades.