Summary: Concepts, definitions, and propositions applied to the study of various phenomena which pertain to nursing and nursing research.
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- Phenomenology as rhetoricJohn Paley
Department of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Stirling, Stirling, UK
Nurs Inq 12:106-16. 2005..But they are saddled with a philosophy that is disabling, because it says they can only talk about perceptions, and meanings, and uniqueness...
- Time to think: temporal considerations in nursing practice and researchA R Jones
School of Health Science, University of Wales Swansea, Swansea, UK
J Adv Nurs 33:150-8. 2001..To explore how nursing time may be better conceptualized through exploring non-nursing literature and the use of theory derivation...
- Nursing theory as a guide to practiceWilliam K Cody
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, USA
Nurs Sci Q 16:225-31. 2003
- Nursing students' perceptions of nursing as a subject and a functionVigdis Granum
Faculty of Nursing, Oslo University College, Norway
J Nurs Educ 43:297-304. 2004..The students' perceptions of the content of the subject of nursing related only in part to professional functions, both at the beginning and end of their nursing education...
- Creating a profile of a nurse effective in caringGeorgia J Persky
New York Presbyterian Hospital Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
Nurs Adm Q 32:15-20. 2008..Creating a profile of the characteristics of a "Caritas nurse" has implications for integrating caring and love into patient care, and measuring the impact of caring on patient and operational outcomes...
- Implementing the virtual world of Second Life into community nursing theory and clinical coursesBonnie Schmidt
University of Wisconsin Oshkosh, Oshkosh, WI 54904 8480, USA
Nurse Educ 35:74-8. 2010..The authors describe how Second Life was integrated into a community nursing course...
- Phenomenology: to wonder and search for meaningsSusan Kleiman
Lehman College, City University of New York, USA
Nurse Res 11:7-19. 2004....
- Depression: a psychiatric nursing theory of connectivityM Feely
Department of Health and Children, Nursing Policy Division, Hawkins House, Dublin 2, Ireland
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 16:725-37. 2009..Subsequently, a theory, 'Depression: a psychiatric nursing theory of connectivity', surfaced from the overall findings...
- Using the teach-back and Orem's Self-care Deficit Nursing theory to increase childhood immunization communication among low-income mothersFeleta L Wilson
College of Nursing, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan, USA
Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 31:7-22. 2008Guided by Orem's Self-care Deficit Nursing theory, the purpose of the pilot study was to assess the relationship between maternal health literacy and the mother's ability to comprehend and communicate information about childhood ..
- Community resiliency: the potential for community health nursing theory developmentJ C Kulig
School of Health Sciences, University of Lethbridge, Lethbridge, Canada
Public Health Nurs 17:374-85. 2000..The relevance for community health nursing theory is included with recommendations for future research and subsequent theory development.
- Nursing theory views on how to support the process of ageingBarbro Wadensten
Department of Public Health and Caring Sciences, Section of Caring Sciences, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
J Adv Nurs 42:118-24. 2003..Therefore, it is of interest to study whether it is possible to make use of nursing theories in care of older people, when the aim is to support them in the process of ageing...
- Testing and verifying nursing theory by confirmatory factor analysisMaria Kääriäinen
Institute of Health Sciences, University of Oulu, Finland
J Adv Nurs 67:1163-72. 2011This paper presents a discussion of the use of confirmatory factor analysis to test nursing theory.
- Social capital, rural nursing and rural nursing theoryWilliam Lauder
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Nurs Inq 13:73-9. 2006..For a concept such as social capital to be useful in nursing research, it must have distinct attributes, delineated boundaries, and well-described preconditions and outcomes in multiple contexts...
- Transcultural nursing theory from a critical cultural perspectiveDiana L Gustafson
Faculty of Medicine, Division of Community Health, Memorial University of Newfoundland, St John s, Newfoundland and Lebrador, Canada
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:2-16. 2005This critical cultural discourse analysis explores the internal logic of Transcultural Nursing Theory and interrogates the underlying assumptions, goals, and strategies of this approach to race and other human and social differences...
- A theoretical approach to documentation of careOili Karkkainen
Development Manager, Helsinki University Central Hospital, Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki, Finland
Nurs Sci Q 17:268-72. 2004..It also allows the patient's views and experiences to be revealed in the documents related to nursing care...
- Concept development of nursing information: a study of nurses working in critical careWilliam Scott Erdley
School of Nursing, University of Buffalo, NY 14214, USA
Comput Inform Nurs 23:93-9. 2005..The utility of the definition of nursing information and its impact on nursing practice, information technology, and theory development is discussed...
- Researching emotion: the need for coherence between focus, theory and methodologyJan Savage
Royal College of Nursing, Room 304, 20 Cavendish Square, London W1G 0RN, UK
Nurs Inq 11:25-34. 2004..The paper argues that these sorts of problems may be avoided or reduced by ensuring coherence between the research focus, the way emotion is theorised, and the methodological approach of the study...
- Recording the content of the caring processOili Karkkainen
Hospital District of Helsinki and Uusimaa, Helsinki, Finland
J Nurs Manag 13:202-8. 2005..According to the results nurses need strong support from their managers in order to successfully be able to implement a theoretical basis of documentation of care...
- Dementia, personhood, and nursing: learning from a nursing situationTheris A Touhy
Undergraduate Program, Christine E Lynn College of Nursing, Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton, Florida, USA
Nurs Sci Q 17:43-9. 2004....
- Caring as an imperative for nursing educationPatricia R Cook
School of Nursing, University of South Carolina, Aiken, USA
Nurs Educ Perspect 24:192-7. 2003..It includes an overview of the steps used for integrating caring in individual clinical courses and emphasizes teaching/learning and assessment strategies used in the educational process...
- The language of 'experience' in nursing researchDavid Allen
School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
Nurs Inq 12:98-105. 2005..We argue that a poststructuralist understanding of the language of experience in research opens up additional ways to analyze the relationship between the conduct of nursing research and cultural/political commitments...
- Nursing practice as bricoleur activity: a concept exploredMary Gobbi
University of Southampton School of Nursing and Midwifery, Southampton, UK
Nurs Inq 12:117-25. 2005..The paper itself is written from the perspective of a bricoleur who uses 'bits and pieces' from the domains of nursing, philosophy, psychology, education, sociology and anthropology...
- Toward compassionate action: pragmatism and the inseparability of theory/practiceGweneth Hartrick Doane
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, British Columbia, Canada E mail
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 28:81-90. 2005..We demonstrate the utility of pragmatism to nursing by describing how we have explicitly approached theory development as a practical (and practice) activity of inquiry to attend to experiences of culture and diversity in family nursing...
- Beyond person-centred care: a new vision for gerontological nursingMike R Nolan
Department of Community, Ageing, Rehabilitation, Education and Research CARER, School of Nursing and Midwifery, The University of Sheffield, Northern General Hospital, Sheffield, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:45-53. 2004..A framework describing the potential dimensions of relationship-centred care is provided, and implications for further development are considered...
- Cultural caring in nursing practice: a meta-synthesis of qualitative researchMaren J Coffman
University of North Carolina Charlotte School of Nursing, USA
J Cult Divers 11:100-9. 2004..The themes include: (a) connecting with the client, (b) cultural discovery, (c) the patient in context, (d) in their world, not mine, (e) road blocks, and (f) the cultural lens...
- Structuring the documentation of nursing care on the basis of a theoretical process modelOili Karkkainen
Helsinki University Central Hospital, Helsinki, Finland
Scand J Caring Sci 18:229-36. 2004..In the next phase of the study the classification is piloted in a clinical context. The purpose is to obtain knowledge of whether the suggested classification describes what, according to the theory, it should describe...
- The sonata form of musical composition as a framework for thesis writingMaurice C Drake
School of Health Science, UNITEC Insititute of Technology, Auckland, New Zealand
Contemp Nurse 16:252-8. 2004..This is exemplified by reference to an example of nursing research which adopted the sonata-form of musical composition as the framework for presentation of the thesis...
- Statement on nursing: a personal perspectiveTonna McCutcheon
University of Southern Indiana, Evansville, IN, USA
Gastroenterol Nurs 27:226-9. 2004....
- Caring for older adults: practice guided by Watson's caring-healing modelLaurie Bernick
Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
Nurs Sci Q 17:128-34. 2004..Some of the key concepts discussed include intersubjectivity, transpersonal caring, spirituality, and caring moments. Watson's framework of caring-healing is shown to inform practice, education, and research...
- Interactionality: willfully extending the boundaries of participatory research in psychiatric-mental health nursingVictoria Soltis-Jarrett
Division of Nursing, School of Health Sciences, Winston Salem State University, Winston Salem, NC, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 27:316-29. 2004..This article focuses on the philosophical and conceptual assumptions of Interactionality, and introduces the notion of a double-voiced discourse as a means of communicating the analysis and findings of critical research...
- A caring and healing environmentJayne Felgen
Nurs Adm Q 28:288-301. 2004
- Phenomenological nursing research: methodological insights derived from Heidegger's interpretive phenomenologySandra Mackey
PO Box 789, Albury 2640 NSW, Australia
Int J Nurs Stud 42:179-86. 2005..In this article the concepts underpinning Heidegger's interpretive phenomenological philosophy are examined and discussed in terms of the methodological insights they provide for the conduct of nursing phenomenological research...
- Re-reading nursing and re-writing practice: towards an empirically based reformulation of the nursing mandateDavina Allen
Nursing, Health and Social Care Research Centre, School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Cardiff University, Eastgate House, 35 43 Newport Road, Cardiff CF24 0AB, Wales, UK
Nurs Inq 11:271-83. 2004....
- Applying thematic analysis theory to practice: a researcher's experienceAnthony G Tuckett
School of Nursing, The University of Queensland Ipswich, Queensland
Contemp Nurse 19:75-87. 2005..Additionally, analysis is examined by evidencing the systematic processes--here termed organising, coding, writing, theorising, and reading--that led the researcher to develop a final thematic schema...
- Culturally congruent care: putting the puzzle togetherStephanie M Schim
Wayne State University College of Nursing, Detroit, MI, USA
J Transcult Nurs 18:103-10. 2007..The 3-D puzzle model extends Leininger's work to include concrete articulations of constructs relevant to design and implementation of intervention strategies for teaching and measuring competency among nurses and other providers...
- Health visiting assessment processes under scrutiny: a case study of knowledge use during family health needs assessmentsJane V Appleton
School of Health and Social Care, Oxford Brookes University, Jack Straws Lane, Marston, Oxford OX3 0FL, UK
Int J Nurs Stud 45:682-96. 2008..To date, there has been only limited empirical examination of the types of knowledge and ways of knowing which are likely to influence health visiting practice during family health needs assessments...
- The personal must be the political: how and whyR McKenzie
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 14:223-5. 2007
- The 'little extra' that alleviates sufferingMaria Arman
Karolinska Institute, Section of Nursing, SE 141 83 Huddinge, Sweden
Nurs Ethics 14:372-84; discussion 384-6. 2007..The fact that 'little things' have the power to preserve dignity and make patients feel they are valued offers hope. Witnessing benevolent acts also paves the way for both patients and caregivers to increase their understanding of life...
- Verbal and social interactions in the nurse-patient relationship in forensic psychiatric nursing care: a model and its philosophical and theoretical foundationMikael Rask
Vaxjo University, Vaxjo, Sweden
Nurs Inq 14:169-76. 2007..The implications and possible uses of the model in the practical field of forensic psychiatric care are discussed...
- Holistic nursing as a specialty: holistic nursing - scope and standards of practiceCarla Mariano
Advanced Adult Holistic Nurse Practitioner Program, New York University, College of Nursing, 246 Greene Street, New York, NY 10003, USA
Nurs Clin North Am 42:165-88, v. 2007..Educational preparation for holistic nursing and settings in which holistic nurses practice are also explored...
- Research paradigms and methods for investigating holistic nursing concernsMary Enzman Hagedorn
Beth El College of Nursing and Health Sciences, University of Colorado at Colorado Springs, 1250 Oak Hills Drive, Colorado Springs, CO 80919, USA
Nurs Clin North Am 42:335-53, viii. 2007..Recommendations for future research agenda are presented...
- Passive patient or engaged expert? Using a Ptolemaic approach to enhance mental health nurse education and practiceTony Warne
Salford Centre for Nursing, Midwifery and Collaborative Research, The University of Salford, Salford, Greater Manchester, UK
Int J Ment Health Nurs 16:224-9. 2007..The difficulties of adopting this approach point to a need for mental health nurses and nurse educationalists to take a more reflexive approach to their patient encounters and within their encounters with each other...
- Patients who present with dementia: exploring the knowledge of hospital nursesVictoria Fessey
Department of Nursing, Midwifery and Health Care, Coventry University
Nurs Older People 19:29-33. 2007..The findings about nurses' knowledge and understanding of person-centred dementia care and gaps in this area are discussed, and implications for future education and training of nurses presented...
- Using a constructivist approach with online concept maps: relationship between theory and nursing educationSimone C O Conceição
University of Wisconsin Milwaukee School of Education, USA
Nurs Educ Perspect 28:268-75. 2007....
- Said another way: seeing the nursing profession from a different perspective: nurstry? Why not!Huey Ming Tzeng
Division of Nursing Business and Health Systems, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Nurs Forum 42:185-8. 2007....
- Beyond caringRita Meadows
Troy University School of Nursing, Jackson Hospital, Montgomery, Alabama 36104, USA
Nurs Adm Q 31:158-61. 2007....
- Patient's self-determination in intensive care-from an action- and confirmation theoretical perspective. The intensive care nurse viewKatarina E Meijers
Intensive Care Unit, South Stockholm General Hospital, Stockholm, Sweden
Intensive Crit Care Nurs 24:222-32. 2008....
- A modified grounded theory study of how psychiatric nurses work with suicidal peopleJohn R Cutcliffe
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, USA
Int J Nurs Stud 43:791-802. 2006....
- Power and empowerment: critical concepts in the nurse-client relationshipAbram Oudshoorn
School of Nursing, The University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Contemp Nurse 20:57-66. 2005..Nurses are challenge to develop a new way of seeing empowerment practice, and encouraged to focus on 'being with' clients, rather than 'doing to' them...
- Death as a transformation of wholeness: an "aha" experience of health as expanding consciousnessBarbara L Zust
Gustavus Adolphus College, St Peter, Minnesota, USA
Nurs Sci Q 19:57-60. 2006..The purpose of this article is to advance the critical importance of uncompromised and nonfragmented nursing care in partnership with the irreducible whole person...
- The sociology of intimacy in the nurse-patient relationshipM Dowling
Centre for Nursing Studies, National University of Ireland, Galway
Nurs Stand 20:48-54. 2006..The work of certain theorists is explored to provide a sociological explanation of intimate nurse-patient relationships and to highlight the complexities of nurses developing intimate relationships with patients in the workplace...
- Language and the experience of patients' values in nursing care: a theoretical explorationKitt Austgard
Lovisenberg diakonale høgskole, Lovisenberggt 15 B, 0456 Oslo, Norway
Nurse Educ Today 27:139-44. 2007....
- So what exactly is a nurse?L Clarke
Faculty of Health, University of Brighton, Eastbourne, UK
J Psychiatr Ment Health Nurs 13:388-94. 2006....
- Function and practice of public health nursing in Japan: a trial to develop the Japanese Purpose-Focused Public Health Nursing ModelKyoko Yoshioka-Maeda
Disease Prevention Section, Suginami Public Health Center, Suginami City, Japan
J Nurs Manag 14:483-9. 2006..To clarify the significance of public health nurses' practice, we introduced the activities of Japanese public health nurses and tried to develop a model based on the purpose of their work...
- Intelligent nursing: accounting for knowledge as action in practiceMary E Purkis
School of Nursing, University of Victoria, Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Nurs Philos 7:247-56. 2006..This conceptualization is captured in an understanding of the intelligent creation of context by the nurse for nursing practice to be ethical and effective...
- Trusting patients, trusting nursesDerek Sellman
University of the West of England, Faculty of Health and Social Care, Glenside Campus, Bristol, UK
Nurs Philos 8:28-36. 2007....
- Meta-synthesis of caring in nursingDeborah Finfgeld-Connett
S321 Sinclair School of Nursing, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65203, USA
J Clin Nurs 17:196-204. 2008..The aim of this investigation was to enhance the understanding of the concept of caring...
- Exploring a culture of caringLisa C Carter
Mayo Clinic, College of Medicine Rochester, MN 55905, USA
Nurs Adm Q 32:57-63. 2008..This study explored the state of patient-centered nursing care on a medical unit as perceived by the nursing staff and patients, using Watson's Theory of Human Caring as a framework...
- To make a difference: nursing presenceKaren L Melnechenko
Timmins and District Hospital, Timmins, Ontario, Canada
Nurs Forum 38:18-24. 2003..Nursing presence in clinical practice...
- Reconceptualizing the nurse-patient relationshipBonnie M Hagerty
2352 NIB, School of Nursing, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
J Nurs Scholarsh 35:145-50. 2003..To review assumptions inherent in the nurse-patient relationship as historically described and practiced, and to propose an alternate framework for nurse-patient interaction that is congruent with current health care environments...
- Do performance appraisals of registered nurses reflect a relationship between hospital size and caring?Elizabeth M Carson
Saint Anthony College of Nursing, Rockford, IL, USA
Nurs Forum 39:5-13. 2004..Patients and family members expect nurses to demonstrate caring during their contact with patients. If caring is so important, it should be measured on the performance appraisals of registered nurses...
- The whole story: towards an ethical research methodologyAlex M Carson
North East Wales Institute of Higher Education, Plas Coch, Wrexham, Wales
Nurse Res 10:15-29. 2002..Finally, they offer a philosophical and methodological argument for the use of narratives as an approach to research in which respect for people is central...
- The concept of protection: a dimensional analysis and critique of a theory of protectionJennifer E Shearer
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 25:65-78. 2002..The article compares conceptual literature with research literature to identify inconsistencies in use...
- Suffering: toward a contextual praxisJane M Georges
Hahn School of Nursing and Health Science, University of San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
ANS Adv Nurs Sci 25:79-86. 2002..Finally, the article proposes a new conceptualization of an alternative contextual praxis of suffering in which nurses' responses to suffering are situated in an emancipatory paradigm of authentic presence...
- Are phenomenology and postpositivism strange bedfellows?Frances E Racher
School of Health Studies, Brandon University
West J Nurs Res 25:464-81; discussion 482-91. 2003....
- Caring. Core value, currency, and commodity ... is it time to get tough about "soft"?Jayne A Felgen
Creative Health Care Management, 1701 E 79th St, Suite 1, Minneapolis, MN 55425, USA
Nurs Adm Q 27:208-14. 2003..Chief nursing officers share a unique opportunity and imperative to assure that caring stories, the essence of our work, routinely inform decisions made in the executive suite and boardroom...
- Preparing a new workforceWendy Woodward
Department of Nursing, Humboldt State University, 1 Harpst St, Arcata, CA 95521, USA
Nurs Adm Q 27:215-22. 2003..By using nursing theory, students realize their potential while gaining all requisite skills and competencies of today's practicing ..
- Caritative leadership. Ministering to the patientsTerese E Bondas
Department of Caring Sciences, Abo Akademi University, Vasa, Finland
Nurs Adm Q 27:249-53. 2003..The connection between caring and administration is the suffering patient with implications for caring administration...
- Clinical sensitivity: the inseparability of ethical perceptiveness and clinical knowledgeP Nortvedt
University of Oslo, Blindern, Norway
Sch Inq Nurs Pract 15:25-43; discussion 45-8. 2001..The ability to be touched morally by the patient's condition, his or her vulnerability or vitality and positive experience is epistemologically and prognostically significant...
- Conceptual models used by nurses working in coronary care units--a discussion paperFiona Timmins
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, 24 D Olier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 5:253-7. 2006..The nature of knowledge needed for nursing practice. In Alligood MR, Marriner-Tomey A, editors. Nursing theory utilisation and application. London: Mosby, 2002, Tierney AJ...
- Cognitive therapy integrated with life review techniques: an eclectic treatment approach for affective symptoms in older adultsWilliam J Puentes
Department of Nursing, Camden College of Arts and Sciences, Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey, Camden, New Jersey 08102, USA
J Clin Nurs 13:84-9. 2004An important aspect of nursing theory development has been the adaptation of theory from other disciplines within the metaparadigm of nursing...
- Nursing diagnosis and nursing theory: exploration of factors inhibiting and supporting simultaneous useNoreen C Frisch
Department of Nursing, Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH, USA
Nurs Diagn 13:53-61. 2002To explore the values and philosophies of nursing theories that inhibit the simultaneous use of nursing diagnosis and nursing theory.
- Clarification and integration of similar quality of life conceptsB K Haas
University of Texas at Tyler, School of Nursing 75799, USA
Image J Nurs Sch 31:215-20. 1999..The need to clarify concepts, develop nursing theory, and enhance communication is significant...
- Occupational health and school health: a natural alliance?Emma Croghan
Division of Primary Care, Public Health and Occupational Health, University of Birmingham, Edgbaston, Birmingham, UK
J Adv Nurs 45:155-61. 2004..Working together is a commonly-stated rhetoric of contemporary nursing theory, but often this is not applied in practice...
- Viewpoint: use of King's conceptual system, nursing informatics, and nursing classification systems for global communicationMary B Killeen
Michigan State University College of Nursing, USA
Int J Nurs Terminol Classif 18:51-7. 2007..To propose a common nursing language for communication among members of the nursing community worldwide...
- Constructions of spirituality in contemporary nursing theoryNeil Henery
Social Work Department, Dundee City Council, 62 Dundee Street, Carnoustie, Angus DD7 7PF, Dundee, Scotland, UK
J Adv Nurs 42:550-7. 2003..As a remedy, the literature recommends addressing patients' spirituality. The typical analytical move is to distinguish spirituality from religion and consider it a part, dimension or property of the patient...
- What should other healthcare professions learn from nursing ethicsSøren Holm
Cardiff Law School, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK
Nurs Philos 7:165-74. 2006..I then move to the question of whether the link between nursing ethics and nursing theory can be a model for other areas of healthcare ethics...
- Job satisfaction as self-care within a restrictive regulatory environment: Nevada's studyLinda J Dunaway
Orvis School of Nursing, University of Nevada, Reno, Nevada, USA
J Am Acad Nurse Pract 21:557-64. 2009..We viewed job satisfaction as reflective of professional self-care based on Herzberg's job satisfaction theory and Orem's self-care nursing theory.
- Interaction between caregivers and families expecting a malformed childHanna Maijala
University of Tampere, Finland
J Adv Nurs 42:37-46. 2003..Earlier research has shown that the care of families expecting a malformed child should be intensified and that the topic is understudied...
- The Ottawa Model of Research Use: a guide to clinical innovation in the NICUDebora L Hogan
Neonatal Intensive Care Unit, Children s Hospital of Eastern Ontario, and the University of Ottawa, Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Clin Nurse Spec 18:255-61. 2004..To improve performance of a neonatal transport team by implementing a research-based family assessment instrument. Objectives included providing a structure for evaluating families and fostering the healthcare relationship...
- Standards of holistic nursing practice as guidelines for quality undergraduate nursing curriculaNoreen Cavan Frisch
School of Nursing RT915, Cleveland State University, 2121 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44114, USA
J Prof Nurs 19:382-6. 2003..shares major concepts with Essentials; however, it accentuates the concepts of nurse self-care, articulated nursing theory as a foundation for practice, managing the care environment to promote healing, and care of the environment as ..
- Nursing theory and clinical practice: how three nursing models can be incorporated into the care of patients with end stage kidney diseaseJanet Graham
The Ottawa Hospital, Ottawa, Ontario
CANNT J 16:28-31. 2006..Although not often recognized by clinical nurses, the incorporation of nursing theory into the clinical care of patients with end stage kidney disease can enhance the overall care that is ..
- Agonizing care: care ethics, agonistic feminism and a political theory of careKristin G Cloyes
School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
Nurs Inq 9:203-14. 2002Care' is central to nursing theory and practice, and has been described in a variety of ways. Intense conversations about care have been developing in other fields of study as well, from the social sciences to the humanities...
- Clarifying the concept of normalizationJ A Deatrick
University of Pennsylvania, School of Nursing, Philadelphia 19104 6096, USA
Image J Nurs Sch 31:209-14. 1999..Conceptualizing these efforts as normalization, researchers have identified cognitive and behavioral strategies used by parents to normalize family life...
- Family nursing education and family nursing practice in NigeriaOmolola Irinoye
Department of Nursing Science, College of Health Sciences, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile Ife, Nigeria
J Fam Nurs 12:442-7. 2006A survey of six Nigerian nursing program curricula was conducted to determine the extent to which family nursing theory was used as a reference for conceptualizing nursing care in Nigeria...
- The rhizome and the tree: a response to Holmes and GastaldoJohn S Drummond
School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Dundee, Dundee, UK
Nurs Philos 6:255-66. 2005..These concepts were used to illuminate and critique certain aspects of contemporary nursing theory and educational practice...
- Nursing models and self-concept in patients with spinal cord injury--a comparison between UK and TaiwanHsiao Yu Chen
School of Nursing, Chungtai Institute of Health Sciences and Technology, Taiwan
Int J Nurs Stud 42:255-72. 2005..Roper, Logan and Tierney's Activities of Living Model, Roy's Adaptation Model and Orem's Self-care Deficit Nursing Theory. A nursing framework has been developed for rehabilitation nursing. Data were collected by questionnaire...
- Lyrical language and nursing discourse: can science be the tool of love?William K Cody
University of North Carolina at Charlotte, 9201 University City Blvd, Charlotte, NC 29922, USA
Nurs Sci Q 15:98-106. 2002..calls for greater attention to lyrical discourse in nursing science and outlines the potential benefits in nursing theory development, research, and practice...
- [Dialogue as a pressuposition in the humanistic nursing theory: relationship mother-nurse-newborn]Ingrid Martins Leite Lúcio
Programa de Pós Graduação em Enfermagem, Universidade Federal do Ceara, CE, Brasil
Rev Esc Enferm USP 42:173-80. 2008..There was a distinct behavior in each experience, in spite of the common aspects, such as having been experienced with neonates and in the same institution...
- Infusing gerontological nursing content into advanced practice nursing educationEileen Kohlenberg
School of Nursing, University of North Carolina at Greensboro, Greensboro, NC 27402, USA
Nurs Outlook 55:38-43. 2007..present examples of content, strategies, and evaluation methods that demonstrate infusion of gerontology in a nursing theory course, research course, and healthcare law and policy course...
- A critical analysis of the potential contribution of Orem's (2001) self-care deficit nursing theory to contemporary coronary care nursing practiceFiona Timmins
School of Nursing and Midwifery, Trinity College Dublin, 24 D Olier Street, Dublin 2, Ireland
Eur J Cardiovasc Nurs 6:32-9. 2007..Within coronary care units, conceptual model-based care has had inconsistent application and is currently challenged by contemporary approaches such as pathways of care...
- Caregivers' experiences of interaction with families expecting a fetally impaired childHanna Maijala
University of Tampere, Finland
J Clin Nurs 13:376-85. 2004..However, nursing research has focused little attention on the interaction between caregivers and families expecting a fetally impaired child...
- Reflection in preregistration nursing curriculaHonor Nicholl
School of Nursing and Midwifery Studies, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
J Adv Nurs 46:578-85. 2004..Reflective practice has been advocated as a method for overcoming the divergence between nursing theory and practice, and as a means of articulating and developing knowledge embedded in practice...
- Concerns relating to the application of frameworks to promote person-centredness in nursing with older peopleJan Dewing
Milton Keynes PCT and General NHS Trust, Associate Fellow Practice Development Royal College of Nursing, London, UK
J Clin Nurs 13:39-44. 2004..It has grabbed the attention of many practising nurses in the UK in a way that humanistic nursing theory and the various associated nursing models from previous decades, seemed to have missed...
- Facilitated sensemaking: a feasibility study for the provision of a family support program in the intensive care unitJudy E Davidson
Scripps Mercy Hospital, San Diego, California 92103, USA
Crit Care Nurs Q 33:177-89. 2010..of an intervention for support for families of mechanically ventilated adults, grounded in a new midrange nursing theory titled "Facilitated Sensemaking...
- New definition of mental retardation for the American Association of Mental RetardationD W Fredericks
Orvis School of Nursing, University of Nevada, Reno 89557 0052, USA
Image J Nurs Sch 30:53-6. 1998..The new definition places greater emphasis on adaptive skills and environmental support needs...
- The place of nursing history in an undergraduate curriculumM E Lait
Nursing, Nursing and Midwifery School, University of Glasgow, 68 Oakfield Avenue, Glasgow, G12 8LS, UK
Nurse Educ Today 20:395-400. 2000..There is also discussion as to the contribution nursing history has, or could, make to nursing theory and its development...
- Concept mapping: a nursing model for care planningJana Taylor
Linfield Good Samaritan School of Nursing, Linfield College, Portland, OR 97210 2932, USA
J Nurs Educ 46:211-6. 2007..It teaches critical thinking skills and nursing theory, develops competence with technology, and fosters effective interchange between faculty and students.
- Self-care agency and self-care practice of adolescentsI L Slusher
Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond 40475 3102, USA
Issues Compr Pediatr Nurs 22:49-58. 1999..The usefulness of Orem's Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory (SCDNT) with adolescents also was evaluated...
- Meaning and normativity in nurse-patient interactionHalvor Nordby
Faculty of Health and Social Work, University College of Lillehammer, Lillehammer, Norway
Nurs Philos 8:16-27. 2007It is a fundamental assumption in nursing theory that it is important for nurses to understand how patients think about themselves and the contexts they are in...
- [Self-care--the contribution of nursing sciences to health care]Gerd Bekel
Institut für Pflegediagnostik und Praxisforschung, Cloppenburg
Z Arztl Fortbild Qualitatssich 99:623-7. 2005..The principle of Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory (S-CDNT), developed by the American nursing scientist D.E...
- Caregiver-Assisted Tai Chi for Older Persons with Alzheimer's DiseaseLan Yao; Fiscal Year: 2010..Data obtained from this project will be used to refine the protocol and develop an application for a larger RCT to be submitted during the final year of the proposed three year award period. ..
- Symptom Management Faculty Scholars ProgramChristine A Miaskowski; Fiscal Year: 2010..colleagues in the Schools of Medicine, Dentistry, and Pharmacy, who are at the forefront in the development of nursing theory and science in the area of symptom management...
- Promoting Self-management Through Adherence among Heart Failure PatientsLufei Young; Fiscal Year: 2013..community), 2) it tests the mechanism of patient activation on self-management adherence;3) it uses the rural nursing theory to guide developing a sustainable intervention program in rural communities;and 4) it evaluates a biomarker ..
- SUICIDE PREVENTION AMONG PACIFIC NORTHWEST INDIAN YOUTHCarolyn Strickland; Fiscal Year: 1999..and enhance her understanding of community-based prevention research and the cross-cultural translation of nursing theory. Activities to achieve this goal include taking courses, attending conferences/workshops, and implementing a ..
- EFFECT OF NURSING ACTIONS TO ALLEVIATE PAIN IN CHILDRENMARY DENYES; Fiscal Year: 1992..in the overall sample and in subgroups within the sample? Nursing action protocols were developed from Orem's nursing theory, gate control pain theory, pain management studies, and empirical data from current practice...
- PROMOTING PATIENT SELF-CARE IN HEAD AND NECK CANCERDarlene Mood; Fiscal Year: 1990..The choice of variables and their predicted relationships are guided by a nursing theory-derived model of self-care...
- PREVENTING DEVELOPMENTAL DELAY IN MEXICAN MIGRANT INFANTMARY SIANTZ; Fiscal Year: 2000..goal is to gain advanced skills in prevention research methodology and the cross- cultural translation of nursing theory to expand her research program to include preventive intervention trials with underserved Hispanic populations...
- ILLNESS MEANINGS OF DIABETES AMONG URBAN INDIANSSELINA MOHAMMED; Fiscal Year: 2003..Study findings will contribute to the advancement of transcultural nursing theory development by providing population-specific illness meanings...
- Intervening to reach adolescents and affect healthLinda Summers; Fiscal Year: 2002..Attentively Embracing Story, a middle range nursing theory, guides the advanced practice nursing intervention...
- A Multiethnic Internet Study on Menopausal SymptomsEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2008....
- Cancer Pain Management-Decision Support Computer ProgramEun Ok Im; Fiscal Year: 2007..abstract_text> ..
- Family Impact on Child Adaptation to Parental BMTMary Spath; Fiscal Year: 2009..These variables will be measured at 3 timepoints over the acute phase of the parent's BMT. ..
- Integrating Qualitative & Quantitative Research FindingsMargarete Sandelowski; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Feasibility of a Theory-Based Online Hip Fracture Resource Center for CaregiversEun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Spanish Translation and Validation of Sleep MeasuresCarol Baldwin; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Effects of a Hip Fracture Prevention Website for SeniorsEun Shim Nahm; Fiscal Year: 2007..In addition, a follow-up study will be conducted to ascertain effectiveness of the TSW for other older adults' health problems (i.e., hypertension) that can be prevented or managed in the community. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Self Monitoring of Dietary and Fluid Intake Using a PDAJanet Welch; Fiscal Year: 2007..Data from this study will be used in developing a large randomized controlled trial to evaluate the intervention's effectiveness. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- DyNADS: A Dynamic Network Analysis Decision Support Tool for Nurse ManagersJoyce A Verran; Fiscal Year: 2010..3. Evaluate DyNADS'validity, scalability, and usefulness through a field test. 4. Evaluate the feasibility of implementing DyNADS or nursing units. ..
- Feasibility and Effects of Preventive Home VisitsMalcolm Cutchin; Fiscal Year: 2008..The intervention could be made widely available, and it could prevent greater costs associated with acute and long-term care of the rapidly growing older adult population. [unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Lifestyle Change Program to Prevent Type 2 DiabetesRobin Whittemore; Fiscal Year: 2006..3. To explore the reach, adoption, implementation, and maintenance of a lifestyle change program delivered by NPs in primary care settings. ..
- Negotiating African American Adolescent FatherhoodConstance Dallas; Fiscal Year: 2006..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- The Caring~web: Web-based Support for Stroke CaregiversLinda Pierce; Fiscal Year: 2004..Study outcomes have the potential to direct healthcare professionals in designing programs of care for persons with stroke and their caregivers. ..
- HOMEBOUND ELDERLY--MAINTAINING POSTTREATMENT CONTINENCESandra Engberg; Fiscal Year: 2002..10) Explore the development of a predictive model of patients who relapse during follow-up. ..
- PHYSICAL AGGRESSION: BACKGROUND AND PROXIMAL FACTORSAnn Whall; Fiscal Year: 2003..Data from a core set of background and proximal variables (which are common to all three IRPG projects) will be combined to further examine the models produced. ..
- CANCER COURSES FOR NURSES WORKING WITH MINORITY GROUPSSandra Millon Underwood; Fiscal Year: 2004..to be tested will focus on the degree to which the program facilitates the integration of didactic content, thoughtful discussions, clinical/laboratory experiences, related literature, evidence-based information obtained from the ..
- HOME BASED MODERATE EXERCISE FOR BREAST CANCER PATIENTSBernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2002..This study also raises the intriguing possibility of elucidating the physiological effects of exercise on hormonal and immune mechanisms involved in breast cancer. ..
- Efficacy of Acupuncture in Treating Urinary IncontinenceSandra Engberg; Fiscal Year: 2009..abstract_text> ..
- Nurse Staffing, Financial Performance, Quality of CareBarbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2009....
- Unit Level Nurse Workload Impacts on Patient SafetyNancy Donaldson; Fiscal Year: 2002..Of equal importance, this study will advance staffing measurement by tracing and analyzing the impact of variation in staffing and patient turnover, exploring the impact of variance on patient safety and outcomes. ..
- Effect of Tai Chi on Osteoarthritic Knee Pain in Elders with Mild DementiaPao Feng Tsai; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Promoting Physical Activity after Colorectal CancerBernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2008..abstract_text> ..
- An Exploration of Perceived Racial/Ethnic Discrimination in Cancer Care DeliveryMaureen Campesino; Fiscal Year: 2008..unreadable] [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- ALTERNATIVE METHODS FOR CLINICAL RESEARCHSouraya Sidani; Fiscal Year: 2004..This data set will permit the conduct of simulation-type analyses to identify the contribution of the methodological and conceptual factors to the validity of conclusions in clinical research. ..
- Reducing Depressive Symptoms in Low-Income MothersLinda Beeber; Fiscal Year: 2008..By helping these mothers better utilize Early Head Start resources, the positive benefits of the intervention can be maintained and thus result in lasting benefit for the child as well as the mother. [unreadable] [unreadable]..
- A Model of Patient and Nursing Administration OutomesBarbara Mark; Fiscal Year: 2006..abstract_text> ..
- A PRESCRIPTION FOR ENHANCING RESIDENT QUALITY OF LIFEAnn Kolanowski; Fiscal Year: 2008..This study holds promise for improving quality of life for nursing home residents with dementia by using theoretically based activities to respond to their needs. ..
- Living Donor Information Network for CaregivingLaura Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2010....
- Maintaining Exercise after Cardiac RehabilitationBernardine Pinto; Fiscal Year: 2007..unreadable] [unreadable]..
- Mitigating Cancer Treatment-Related Fatigue by ExerciseVictoria Mock; Fiscal Year: 2004..The biobehavioral outcomes include both subjective self- reported symptoms and objective physiologic changes in functional capacity and performance. ..