Chapter 5. Enhancing Practice Through Education

  1. Ann E. Norman SEN, RGN and
  2. Alan A. Parrish OBE, RGN, RLND
  1. Sally Thomson

Published Online: 25 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470690451.ch5

Prison Nursing

Prison Nursing

How to Cite

Thomson, S. (2002) Enhancing Practice Through Education, in Prison Nursing (eds A. E. Norman and A. A. Parrish), Blackwell Science Ltd, Ames, Iowa, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470690451.ch5

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 25 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 26 JUL 2002

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632055012

Online ISBN: 9780470690451



  • education;
  • prisoners;
  • post-registration education and practice (PREP);
  • health service;
  • lifelong learning


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Introduction

  • Lifelong learning

  • Creating a learning culture

  • Educational requirements to maintain registration

  • Using the right type of learning to meet objectives

  • Maximising upon learning styles

  • Factors affecting learning

  • Evidence-based practice

  • Conclusion

  • References