Applying the Roper-Logan-Tierney Model in Practice / Edition 2

Applying the Roper-Logan-Tierney Model in Practice / Edition 2

by Jane Jenkins, Jackie Solomon, Sue Whittam
     
 

ISBN-10: 0443104050

ISBN-13: 9780443104053

Pub. Date: 06/17/2008

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Applying the RLT Model in Practice has been written to enable students and their teachers in both Higher Education and clinical practice to explore the different dimensions of the model through a variety of case studies and exercises .The case studies can be viewed as

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This title is directed primarily towards health care professionals outside of the United States. Applying the RLT Model in Practice has been written to enable students and their teachers in both Higher Education and clinical practice to explore the different dimensions of the model through a variety of case studies and exercises .The case studies can be viewed as ‘triggers’ for student problem-solving skills in using the Model. Many of the exercises are aimed at enabling readers to find evidence to support nursing activities. The authors have incorporated an international perspective throughout the text.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780443104053
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
06/17/2008
Pages:
528
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Reviewers
Contributors
Preface
Acknowledgements
Sect. 1A model for practice1
1An introduction to the Roper-Logan-Tierney model for nursing - based on Activities of Living3
2Nursing and the context of care23
Sect. 2Nursing and the Activities of Living41
3Maintaining a safe environment43
4Communicating89
5Breathing121
6Eating and drinking163
7Eliminating199
8Personal cleansing and dressing233
9Controlling body temperature257
10Mobilising283
11Working and playing317
12Expressing sexuality347
13Sleeping375
14Dying411
Appendices433
App. 1Reference values for the more common analytes in urine435
App. 2Commonly used forms436
App. 3Assessment schedule using Roger-Logan-Tierney model (2002)445
Index447

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