Chapter 2. General Practice Nursing

  1. Gillian Hampson RGN, RCNT, DN, PN/Dip HE in Community Health Care Independent Practice Nurse

Published Online: 11 FEB 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470775110.ch2

Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition

Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition

How to Cite

Hampson, G. (2006) General Practice Nursing, in Practice Nurse Handbook, Fifth Edition, Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470775110.ch2

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 11 FEB 2008
  2. Published Print: 2 AUG 2006

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405144216

Online ISBN: 9780470775110



  • nursing;
  • disease management;
  • patients' care;
  • specialist services;
  • health technology


This chapter contains section titled:

  • Historical Background

  • Nurse Employment in General Practice

  • Networking for Support

  • Practice Nurse Education

  • CATS, APEL and APL

  • Identifying Good Practice

  • References

  • Further Reading

  • Useful Addresses and Websites