By Marilyn E. Parker
Famous theorists and students discover the ancient and modern theories which are the root of nursing this present day. The third variation of this hugely praised ebook meets the wishes of todays scholars with a brand new specialise in the types that outline the easiest results and supply the proof that helps nursing perform. for every idea, you'll locate an advent to the theorist, an outline of the theory's position as a version for nursing perform, and an exam of its program in medical perform. Readers will know the way the idea has been utilized in the previous and overview it as a version for medical perform.
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Nursing: Human science and human care. Norwalk, CT: Appleton-Century-Crofts. , & Foster, R. (2003). The attending nurse caring model: Integrating theory, evidence and advanced caring-healing therapeutics for transforming professional practice. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 12, 360–365. , & Roy, C. (2008). A central unifying focus for the discipline: Facilitating humanization, meaning, quality of life and healing in living and dying. Advances in Nursing Science, 31(1), E28–E40. qxd 4/9/10 12:43 PM Page 16 Chapter 2 A Guide for the Study of Theories for Practice M ARILYN E.
Interdisciplinary practice means that each discipline brings its own lens or perspective to the patient’s situation. Nursing’s lens is essential for a complete picture of the person’s health and the goals of caring and healing. The nursing theory selected will provide this lens, and the questions in this chapter can assist nurses in selecting the theory/theories that will guide their unique contribution to the interdisciplinary team. Theories and practices from a variety of disciplines inform the practice of nursing.
Nursing scholars proposed using this level of theory because of the difficulty in testing grand theory ( Jacox, 1974). Middlerange theories are more narrow in scope than grand theories and offer an effective bridge between grand theories and the description and explanation of specific nursing phenomena. They present concepts and propositions at a lower level of abstraction and hold great promise for increasing theory-based research and nursing practice strategies (Smith and Liehr, 2008). Several middle-range theories are included in this book.