The vast majority of student nurses, practising nurses and
healthcare professionals are not learning disability specialists, but will
still need to treat and care for patients with learning disabilities on a
Learning Disability Nursing and Care
is a concise introduction to the subject which covers all aspects of the care
and support of the learning disabilities patient, for the non-specialist.
Written in a jargon-free style, the book has numerous
practical examples and case studies to really help the reader frame the special
requirements of the learning disabilities patient in the healthcare setting.