Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research / Edition 1

Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research / Edition 1

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by Mary de Chesnay
     
 

ISBN-10: 0763747645

ISBN-13: 9780763747640

Pub. Date: 08/26/2004

Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC

Within this expanding field of study in both undergraduate and graduate nursing curricula, Caring for the Vulnerable explores vulnerability from the perspective of individuals, groups, communities, and populations, and addresses the implication of that vulnerability for nurses, nursing, and nursing care.  See more details below

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Within this expanding field of study in both undergraduate and graduate nursing curricula, Caring for the Vulnerable explores vulnerability from the perspective of individuals, groups, communities, and populations, and addresses the implication of that vulnerability for nurses, nursing, and nursing care.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780763747640
Publisher:
Jones & Bartlett Learning, LLC
Publication date:
08/26/2004
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
350
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.08(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Vulnerable populations : vulnerable people3
Ch. 2The nature of social justice13
Ch. 3Social justice in nursing : a review of the literature21
Ch. 4Cultural competence, resilience, and advocacy31
Ch. 5Nursing theories applied to vulnerable populations : examples from Turkey45
Ch. 6Nursing theories applied in vulnerable populations : example from Sweden61
Ch. 7The ethical experience of caring for vulnerable population : the symphonological approach71
Ch. 8Leininger's culture care therapy : utility with vulnerable populations81
Ch. 9Care giving beliefs of parents of children with cancer : Taiwan87
Ch. 10Applying Leininger's culture care theory : the Oromo of Seattle95
Ch. 11Finding meaning in death : a nurse practitioner's role103
Ch. 12Giving voice to vulnerable persons : Rogerian theory111
Ch. 13Vulnerable populations research : a center for excellence121
Ch. 14Client discourse in the renal context : living on dialysis135
Ch. 15"Growin' out of it" : an explanation of childhood asthma by African American families143
Ch. 16Immigrant vulnerability : does capitalism in the United States matter?153
Ch. 17Child health in a barrio of Managua161
Ch. 18Medication practices of African American seniors171
Ch. 19Women with dissociative identity disorder : solution-focused nursing181
Ch. 20Interaction between caregivers and families expecting an impaired child : Finnish health care189
Ch. 21A phenomenological inquiry of hope in illness : gays and lesbians with HIV/AIDS201
Ch. 22Nontraditional vulnerable populations : the case of international students211
Ch. 23"Can't keep me down" : life histories of successful African Americans221
Ch. 24Cultural traits and nursing care particular to Japan235
Ch. 25Predisposition to non-insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus among immigrants from the former Soviet Union245
Ch. 26Making a difference : the "gift of sight"255
Ch. 27Evaluation of child sexual abuse prevention programs261
Ch. 28Healing ministries in health care271
Ch. 29Rural Appalachian women : a vulnerable population277
Ch. 30Pregnant women who use drugs : a disenfranchised group283
Ch. 31Hepatitis B and homeless adolescents : creating educational opportunities289
Ch. 32Aboriginal adolescents in Eastern Taiwan295
Ch. 33Vulnerability among hospitalized older adults303
Ch. 34Vulnerability of rural Nicaraguan men : a model of endurance313
Ch. 35Transgender health : improving access to better care321
Ch. 36Open the door : primary care for youth with autism spectrum disorder329
Ch. 37Vulnerability in women with infertility337
Ch. 38Teaching nurses about vulnerable populations349
Ch. 39Preparing nursing professionals for advocacy : service learning357
Ch. 40Neighborhoods and nurses : an integrated undergraduate curriculum363
Ch. 41Fieldwork on vulnerable populations373
Ch. 42Graduate studies approach to vulnerability385
Ch. 43Graduate fieldwork with vulnerable populations395
Ch. 44Literacy and vulnerability407
Ch. 45Medically disenfranchised : workers without health insurance419
Ch. 46Health care for some, but borne on the backs of the poor431
Ch. 47Public policy and vulnerable populations441

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