Shipped from UK, please allow 10 to 21 business days for arrival. xvi, 311 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.. . U.K. adaptation of: Effective leadership and management in nursing / Eleanor J. Sullivan, Phillip J. Decker. Includes bibliographical references and index. Contents: The importance of leadership and management by nurses -- Understanding management and leadership -- How organisations shape leadership and management -- Understanding power, policy, and politics -- Leading and managing in teams -- Leading through communication -- Delegating successfully -- Motivating and developing others -- Working with conflict and difference -- Critical and creative thinking, decision-making, and problem-solving -- Leading and managing change and transition -- Self care : managing stress and time -- Budgeting, staffing, and managing resources -- Recruiting and selecting staff -- Clinical supervision, capability, and development review -- Quality improvement and risk management -- Information management. The book looks unused-contents clean and unmarked.