This text provides an in-depth look at 49 nursing theorists of historical, international, and significant importance. Each chapter features a clear, consistent presentation of a key nursing philosophy or theory.
Designed as a tool to help nurses apply nursing concepts and theories to actual nursing practice, this book considers the ideas of well-known nursing theorists and relates the work of each to the nursing process of assessing, diagnosing, planning, implementing, and evaluating.
Learn to explore and apply nursing theories with chapters written by the actual theorists themselves! This completely revised and updated edition also includes chapters written by practicing nurses that offer real world experience, discussing how they apply nursing theories in their day-to-day practice.
This book provides an introduction to theory - explains what theory is, how theory is used in professional nursing and encourages students to develop reasoning skills and incorporate abstract ideas into practice.
Appendix N1: Conceptual Models and Theories of Nursing
Provides reader-friendly definitions with over 1,000 full-color illustrations, including patient care statements and dozens of Allied Health and Nursing Appendices. Taber's 21 also features sight & sound images and pronunciations.
Chapter 3: Nursing theories and conceptual frameworks.
Provides an overview of selected theories.
This book addresses the key concepts of contemporary professional nursing, with a strong emphasis on aging, wellness, safety, and home and community-based care.
This book is for you if you want if you want a better understanding of both the theories themselves and the essential questions about nursing theory development. The text provides the reader with a deeper understanding of nursing theories through examining them in their conceptual and philosophical contexts.
Noted theorists and scholars explore the historical and contemporary theories that are the foundation of nursing today. For each theory, you’ll find an introduction to the theorist, a description of the theory’s role as a model for nursing practice, and an examination of its application in clinical practice.
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Conceptual models of nursing and nursing theories provide clear answers to questions about what nursing is, what nursing can be, and how what nursing is and can be influences what nurses do—or should do.