Contemporary Nursing Knowledge: Analysis and Evaluation of Nursing Models and Theories / Edition 3

Contemporary Nursing Knowledge: Analysis and Evaluation of Nursing Models and Theories / Edition 3

by Jacqueline Fawcett, Susan DeSanto-Madeya
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0803627653

ISBN-13: 9780803627659

Pub. Date: 11/27/2012

Publisher: F. A. Davis Company

What is nursing? What do nurses do? How do you define it?

The 3rd Edition of this AJN Book-of-the-Year Award-Winner helps you answer those questions with a unique approach to the scientific basis of nursing knowledge. Using conceptual models, grand theories, and middle-range theories as guidelines you will learn about the current state and future of nurse

Overview

What is nursing? What do nurses do? How do you define it?

The 3rd Edition of this AJN Book-of-the-Year Award-Winner helps you answer those questions with a unique approach to the scientific basis of nursing knowledge. Using conceptual models, grand theories, and middle-range theories as guidelines you will learn about the current state and future of nurse educators, nurse researchers, nurse administrators, and practicing nurses.

A bonus CD-ROM in every book features conceptual model- and theory-based practice applications, practice tools, research applications, and research instruments, as well as a complete bibliography and lists of additional resources to help you study.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780803627659
Publisher:
F. A. Davis Company
Publication date:
11/27/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
480
Sales rank:
578,248
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.25(h) x 1.00(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

  1. Structure and Use of Nursing Knowledge
    1. The Structure of Contemporary Nursing Knowledge
    2. Implementing Nursing Models and Theories in Practice


  2. Analysis and Evaluation of Conceptual Models of Nursing
    1. Framework for Analysis and Evaluation of Nursing Models
    2. Johnson's Behavioral System Model
    3. King's General Systems Framework
    4. Levine's Conservation Model
    5. Neuman's Systems Model
    6. Orem's Self-Care Framework
    7. Rogers' Science of Unitary Human Beings
    8. Roy's Adaptation Model


  3. Analysis and Evaluation of Nursing Theories
    1. Framework for Analysis and Evaluation of Nursing Theories
    2. Newman's Theory of Health as Expanding Consciousness
    3. Parse's Theory of Human Becoming
    4. Orlando's Theory of the Deliberative Nursing Process
    5. Peplau's Theory of Interpersonal Relations
    6. Watson's Theory of Human Caring


  4. Nursing Knowledge in the 21st Century
    1. Integrating Nursing Models, Theories, Research, and Practice



Appendix

Resources for Nursing Models and Theories

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