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Nursing Models and Nursing Practice / Edition 2

Nursing Models and Nursing Practice / Edition 2

by Peter Aggleton, Helen Chalmers


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This classic textbook offers a succinct overview of some of the most popular and influential nursing models in use and their application to clinical practice. In straightforward language, readers are introduced to the models of nursing developed by Virginia Henderson, Nancy Roper, Winifred Logan and Alison Tierney, Dorothy Johnson, Sister Callista Roy, Dorothea Orem, Imogene King, Hildegard Peplau, Margaret Neuman, Joan Riehl-Sisca and Martha Rogers. A key text for students as well as qualified nurses, this book contains illustrations and examples from real life nursing situations to explain how nursing models can be used in a wide range of clinical settings.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780333488225
Publisher: Macmillan Education UK
Publication date: 02/03/2000
Edition description: 2nd ed. 2000
Pages: 210
Product dimensions: 5.98(w) x 9.02(h) x (d)

About the Author

PETER AGGLETON is Professor and Director of the Thomas Coram Research Unit, the Institute of Education, University of London.

HELEN CHALMERS is a Freelance Nurse Educationalist and practising nurse working in Bath.

Table of Contents

The Changing Context of Nursing.- Some Key Concepts.- The Medical Model of Care.- Henderson's Model of Nursing.- Toper, Logan and Tierney's Model of Nursing.- Johnson's Model of Nursing.- Roy's Model of Nursing.- Orem's Model of Nursing.- Peplau's Model of Nursing.- Neuman's Model of Nursing.- Riehl-Sisca's Model of Nursing.- Rogers' Model of Nursing.- Afterword.

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Excellent text - used over and over throughout the programme.' - Sue Hopkins, Sheffield University

'A tried and tested favourite.' - Allyson Lipp, University of Glamorgan

'This text provides a comprehensive overview of all of the key nursing models in one neat package. This is an ideal text for undergraduate student nurses. The language is easy to understand and follow with good visual cues.' - Colin Stanley, University of Plymouth

'Well-updated and interesting. Good examination of the models in common use in this country.' - Mrs V. Keating, Sheffield Hallam University

'This text is an excellent primer for students approaching nursing models for the first time. Knowledge is not assumed and explanations are straightforward.' - Mr Nigel Porter, School of Health and Social Care, University of Portsmouth

'This is an excellent book which has, and continues to lead the field. Students starting out on their courses are always impressed with this text. I use this for all my courses as it has proved to be invaluable. Clear organized and informative contents.' - Maureen Jones, University of Huddersfield

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