Includes bibliographical references (pages 148-153) and index.
This book offers an alternative, realistic and practical approach to help those in health and social care critically appraise what they read and what they see in the workplace.
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Half title; Title; Copyright; Contents; About the authors; Introduction; 1 What is 'critical thinking' and why is it important?; 2 How you can think more critically about information that is readily available; 3 Being more critical: how you can find the 'best available' evidence; 4 How you can demonstrate your critical thinking skills in your written work and presentations; 5 How you can adopt critical thinking in your professional practice; 6 Shaping the future: what is the role of critical thinking in the development of health and social care services?; Appendix: useful websites; Glossary.