Nursing Models for Practice / Edition 3

Nursing Models for Practice / Edition 3

by Alan Pearson, Mary Fitzgerald, Barbara Vaughan
     
 

ISBN-10: 0750654422

ISBN-13: 9780750654425

Pub. Date: 12/27/2004

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

A new edition of this successful undergraduate nursing text relates theory to practice using an easily accessible and reader friendly style. Complex ideas are explained clearly, avoiding jargon. Learning objectives, Learning exercises and Study Questions make this a comprehensive learning resource.

• Every chapter has been updated
• Updated

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Overview

A new edition of this successful undergraduate nursing text relates theory to practice using an easily accessible and reader friendly style. Complex ideas are explained clearly, avoiding jargon. Learning objectives, Learning exercises and Study Questions make this a comprehensive learning resource.

• Every chapter has been updated
• Updated information on developing evidence-based practice
• This new edition focuses more directly on the student market, including learning objectives and other helpful study aids.
• New material on developing evidence-based practice
• A new chapter on the evaluation of contemporary practice against the social history of nursing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780750654425
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
12/27/2004
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
7.40(w) x 9.60(h) x 0.50(d)

Table of Contents

Nursing as theory laden practice. Developing an evidence base for practice. Models for practice. The Basis of Models. The traditional model for nursing practice. Common Characteristics of nursing models: the patient or client. Common characteristics of nursing models - the nurse and nursing. The activities of living model for nursing. The self-care model for nursing. An adaptation model for nursing. The health care systems model for nursing. A goal attainment model for nursing. A development model for nursing. Humanistic nursing theory. Human becoming. Human science and human caring. Analysing and evaluating models for practice. Using a nursing model.

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