Springer Publishing Blog

Posted on July 5, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Using real-life experiences, this new edition to the popular guide follows the instructor from day one through clinical assignments to complete an entire rotation. We recently talked with the authors, Professor Eden Zabat Kan and Professor Susan Stabler-Haas, about the most valuable changes to this second edition, as well as tips on obtaining great letters of reference and top trends concerning simulation in clinical nursing education (from the two new chapters to this book). To hear about top...
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Posted on March 4, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
The recently published Handbook of the Psychology of Science is the definitive resource on the psychology of scientific thought and behavior. It is edited by two pioneers in the psychology of science discipline, Dr. Gregory Feist and Dr. Michael Gorman. Take a listen to our Q&A with the editors, who discuss this seminal work and the evolution...
Posted in: Psychology
Posted on March 2, 2013 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
Written with candor and good humor, Fast Facts for the Student Nurse: Nursing Student Success in a Nutshell offers the information nursing students need to know to achieve excellence up to and beyond the NCLEX. We recently spoke with the guideā€™s author, Susan Stabler-Haas. Take a listen as she discusses why this book needed...
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Posted on January 18, 2013 by SpringBoard | 2 comments
A sign of the changing health care landscape, a new book on social media and nursing is the first to offer a comprehensive guide on the subject. Social Media for Nurses: Educating Practitioners and Patients in a Networked World; by Ramona Nelson, Irene Joos, and Debra M. Wolf; explores the social media platforms available to health care practitioners and offers the knowledge, principles, and skills needed...
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Posted on December 28, 2012 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
What cautions should nurses using social media consider? How can a nurse begin to incorporate social media into her work? How should you advise patients on identifying credible health care information online? We recently talked with the authors of Social Media for Nurses: Educating Practitioners and Patients in a Networked World to find out more. Take a listen to this Q&A...
Posted in: Nursing