Printer Friendly

Contemporary nursing knowledge; analysis and evaluation of nursing models and theories, 3d ed. (CD-ROM included).

9780803627659

Contemporary nursing knowledge; analysis and evaluation of nursing models and theories, 3d ed. (CD-ROM included)

Fawcett, Jacqueline and Susan Desanto-Madeya.

F.A. Davis

2013

453 pages

$94.95

Hardcover

RT84

For undergraduate and graduate students, practicing nurses, and nurse researchers, educators, and administrators who are interested in the development and dissemination of nursing knowledge and its use in guiding their activities, nurses Fawcett and Desanto-Madeya outline the conceptual models and theories of nursing. They describe the components of nursing knowledge, including the metaparadigm, philosophies, conceptual models, theories, empirical indicators, and their relationship; strategies used to implement models and theories in real-world nursing; specific models and their analysis and evaluation, such as the behavioral system model, the conservation model, the science of unitary beings model, and the adaptation model; and nursing theories and their analysis and evaluation, including the theory of health as expanding consciousness, the theory of the deliberative nursing process, the theory of interpersonal relations, and the theory of human caring. The CD contains information about audio, video, and Internet resources, a searchable bibliography, and searchable lists of applications in practice and research.

([c] Book News, Inc., Portland, OR)

COPYRIGHT 2013 Book News, Inc.
No portion of this article can be reproduced without the express written permission from the copyright holder.
Copyright 2013 Gale, Cengage Learning. All rights reserved.

Article Details
Printer friendly Cite/link Email Feedback
Publication:Reference & Research Book News
Article Type:Book review
Date:Feb 1, 2013
Words:191
Previous Article:Essentials of the U.S. health care system, 3d ed. (includes online access code).
Next Article:Retrometabolic drug design and targeting.
Topics:

Terms of use | Privacy policy | Copyright © 2021 Farlex, Inc. | Feedback | For webmasters |