Conceptual Models of Nursing:Analysis and Application

series
Prentice Hall
author
Joyce J. Fitzpatrick / Ann L. Whall
publisher
Pearson
cover
Softcover
edition
4
language
English
total pages
368
pub.-date
Juli 2004
ISBN13
9780130480606
ISBN
0130480606
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For graduate-level nursing theory courses, and/or professional issues courses.

Designed to help students understand the development and evaluation of the theoretical base for nursing practice research and education, this text familiarizes students with a broad range of nursing models and their roles in nursing practice. With an emphasis on the application of nursing theories for the advanced practice student, strong attention is given to the relevance of nursing theory to nursing classification systems that are used in advanced practice.

Features

  • Detailed overview of nursing theory development.
    • Familiarizes new students and reorients graduate students to the field.

  • A focus on all major nurse theorists.
    • Provides students with an accessible reference by containing all major theorists within one book.

  • Solid demonstration of how models and theories can be applied to nursing practice.
    • Helps students in the development and evaluation of the theoretical base for advanced nursing practice.

  • Consistent analysis of each model.
    • Allows students to compare models for usefulness in research, education, and practice.

  • Section that highlights nursing languages and classification systems.
    • Illustrates how nursing models might guide newer elements within nursing. 

  •  Updated content in all chapters, including attention to how theories are related to nursing classification systems.
    • Keeps material fresh for students and provides them with the latest developments in the field.

Table of Contents



 1. Nursing Knowledge Development: Relevance to Science and Professional Practice.


 2. The Structure of Nursing Knowledge: Analysis and Evaluation of Practice, Middle Range, and Grand Theory.


 3. Florence Nightingale: Pioneer in Nursing Knowledge Development.


 4. Peplau's Theory of Interpersonal Relations.


 5. Henderson's Conceptualization of Nursing.


 6. Johnson's Behavioral System Model.


 7. Orem's Model of Self-Care.


 8. Roy's Adaptation Model.


 9. Leininger's Culture Care Theory.


10. Neuman's Systems Model.


11. King's Conceptual System and Theory of Goal Attainment.


12. Martha Rogers' Model: Science of Unitary Beings.


13. Newman's Theory of Health.


14. Watson's Model of Caring.


15. Fitzpatrick's Life Perspective Rhythm Model.


Index.

Back Cover

In presenting an overview of theoretical frameworks, Conceptual Models of Nursing: Analysis and Application familiarizes students with a broad range of nursing models and their roles in nursing practice. In this fourth edition, the focus is on the application of the nursing models to nursing practice, with specific attention to the relationship of the nursing models to nursing diagnoses guiding nursing interventions.

INCLUDES
  • Introductory chapter that addresses the overall context of this book within the theory development literature in nursing
  • NEW-Section focusing on nursing languages and classification systems
  • Consistent analysis of each model allowing the reader to compare models for usefulness in research, education, and practice
  • How nursing models might guide newer elements within nursing, such as standardized nursing languagesSuggested analysis and evaluation guidelines that nursing might use to address practice level theory