Assessing and Measuring Caring in Nursing and Health Science

Assessing and Measuring Caring in Nursing and Health Science

by Jean Watson, With Contributors
     
 

ISBN-10: 0826123139

ISBN-13: 9780826123138

Pub. Date: 11/08/2001

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Dr. Watson and her colleagues have gathered all the available measurement instruments on caring in nursing in this book, along with discussion of their origins, development, and use. Nurse clinicians, educators, researchers, and managers will find this a valuable resource.

Overview

Dr. Watson and her colleagues have gathered all the available measurement instruments on caring in nursing in this book, along with discussion of their origins, development, and use. Nurse clinicians, educators, researchers, and managers will find this a valuable resource.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780826123138
Publisher:
Springer Publishing Company
Publication date:
11/08/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.12(w) x 9.40(h) x 0.88(d)

Table of Contents

    Foreword, O. Strickland
    Preface
    Part I: Overview
  1. Introduction
  2. Caring and Nursing Science: Contemporary Discourse
  3. Background for Selection of Caring Instruments, J. Watson and J. Zuk

  4. Part II: Summary of Each Instrument for Measuring Caring
  5. Care Q and CARE/SAT
  6. Caring Behavior Inventory
  7. Caring Behavior Assessment
  8. Caring Behavior of Nurses Scale
  9. Professional Caring Behavior
  10. Nyberg Caring Attributes Scale
  11. Caring Ability Inventory
  12. Client Perception of Caring Scale
  13. Caring Assessment Tools
  14. Peer Group Caring Interaction Scale & Organizational Caring Climate Questionnaire
  15. Caring Efficacy Scale
  16. Holistic Caring Inventory
  17. Caring Dimension Inventory
  18. Caring Attributes Professional Self-Concept Technological Influence
  19. Caring Professional Scale
  20. Methodist Health Care System Nurse Caring Instrument

  21. Part III: Challenges and Future Directions
    The Evolution of Measuring Caring: Moving Toward Construct Validity, C. Coates
  22. Postscript -- Free Thoughts on Caring Theories and Instruments for Measuring Caring, J. Watson

  23. References
    Appendix: Master Matrix Blueprint for All Instruments for Measuring Caring

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