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Keeping up to date with current evidence and literature is part of your responsibility and a requirement of your regulator - either the NMC or HPC.  Use the references in this unit, and also remember that The Knowledge Network is an excellent source of information and a site where you can share knowledge with peers. If you need an Athens password contact

Further Reading

Further Reading

Here are the references used in the Teamwork Unit should you wish to follow up the articles. They are all available as full text through the Knowledge Network. Remember that you can use your Athens ID to log into The Knowledge Network (formerly the NHS Scotland e-library) to get free access to these and thousands of other journals, e-books and managed knowledge networks.

Leggat, S. (2007) Effective healthcare teams require effective team members: defining teamwork competencies. BMC Health Services Research.  7: 17.

Aritzeta, A; Swailes, S; Senior, B. (2007) Journal of Management Studies 44: 1 (96-118)

Whyte L (2007) Applied leadership. The team wheel. Nursing Management (UK). 13: 9 (22-4)

Burzotta, L.; Noble, H. (2011) The dimensions of interprofessional practice. British Journal of Nursing 20:5 (310-5)