Nursing Theories: The Base for Professional Nursing Practice / Edition 4

Nursing Theories: The Base for Professional Nursing Practice / Edition 4

by Julia B. George
     
 

The Base for Professional Nursing Practice

Fifth Edition

The new edition of Nursing Theories: The Base for Professional Nursing Practice continues to be a tool for applying the concepts of well-known nursing theorists to contemporary clinical nursing practice. Each chapter is organized to relate the theorist's work to the

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The Base for Professional Nursing Practice

Fifth Edition

The new edition of Nursing Theories: The Base for Professional Nursing Practice continues to be a tool for applying the concepts of well-known nursing theorists to contemporary clinical nursing practice. Each chapter is organized to relate the theorist's work to the nursing metaparadigm, clinical nursing practice, characteristics of a theory, and strengths as well as limitations of the theory. Interactive and practical, with references to every day practices, Nursing Theories includes:

  • A new emphasis on the use of nursing theory in clinical practice.
  • A new chapter on interdisciplinary practice.
  • Published examples of theory strategies.
  • Highlights of strengths and weaknesses for each theory.
  • The application of abstract theories to nursing practice situations.
  • An international contingent of theorists.
  • New ~ Companion Website - A comprehensive, text-specific, interactive review and applications.

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780838570562
Publisher:
Prentice Hall Professional Technical Reference
Publication date:
02/22/1995
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
469
Product dimensions:
7.06(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.31(d)

Table of Contents

Preface
1An Introduction to Nursing Theory1
2Nursing Theory in Clinical Practice21
3Environmental Model Florence Nightingale43
4Interpersonal Relations in Nursing: Hildegard E. Peplau61
5Definitions and Components of Nursing: Virginia Henderson83
6Care, Core, and Cure: Lydia E. Hall111
7Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory: Dorothea E. Orem125
8Behavioral System Model: Dorothy E. Johnson155
9Patient Centered Approaches: Faye G. Abdellah171
10Nursing Process Discipline: Ida Jean Orlando189
11The Prescriptive Theory of Nursing: Ernestine Wiedenbach209
12The Conservation Principles, A Model for Health: Myra E. Levine225
13Systems Framework and Theory of Goal Attainment: Imogene M. King241
14Science of Unitary Human Beings: Martha E. Rogers269
15Roy Adaptation Model: Sister Callista Roy295
16The Neuman Systems Model: Betty Neuman339
17Humanistic Nursing: Josephine G. Paterson and Loretta T. Zderad385
18Theory of Transpersonal Caring: Jean Watson405
19Theory of Human Becoming: Rosemarie Rizzo Parse427
20The Modeling and Role-Modeling Theory: Helen C. Erickson, Evelyn M. Tomlin, and Mary Ann P. Swain463
21Theory of Culture Care Diversity and University: Madeleine M. Leininger489
22Health as Expanding Consciousness: Margaret Newman519
23Nursing as Caring: Anne Boykin and Savina Schoenhofer539
24Using Nursing Theory in Clinical Practice555
25Nursing Theory and Practice with Other Disciplines575
Glossary587
Index599

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