Chapter 11. A Shock to the System: Improving Encounters with Acute Health Care

  1. John Turnbull
  1. Adrian Jones

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470774557.ch11

Learning Disability Nursing

Learning Disability Nursing

How to Cite

Jones, A. (2003) A Shock to the System: Improving Encounters with Acute Health Care, in Learning Disability Nursing (ed J. Turnbull), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470774557.ch11

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 8 DEC 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632064632

Online ISBN: 9780470774557

SEARCH

Keywords:

  • health care;
  • health services;
  • learning disability nurse;
  • facial expressions;
  • hospital environment

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • A sense of Injustice

  • Routine Procedures

  • Tensions Mount

  • Service-Centred Systems

  • Conclusion

  • References