Applying the Roper-Logan-Tierney Model in Practice

Author: Karen Holland

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0443104050

Category: Medical

Page: 514

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'Applying the Roper-Logan-Tierney Model in Practice' has been written to enable students and their teachers (in higher education and clinical practice) to explore the different dimensions of the model through a variety of case studies and exercises.

The Roper-Logan-Tierney Model of Nursing

Based on Activities of Living

Author: Nancy Roper,Winifred W. Logan,Alison J. Tierney

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780443063732

Category: Medical

Page: 203

View: 1570

This book provides the definitive account of the Roper-Logan-Tierney model of nursing, including in-depth discussion of its conceptual development, its place within the wider body of nursing theory and a critique of its application in practice. The book concludes with a wider discussion of the place of this model for nursing in the face of ongoing challenges in both nursing and health care throughout the world.

The Roper-Logan-Tierney Model of Nursing Text and Evolve EBooks Package

Based on Activities of Living

Author: Elsevier Health Sciences,Winifred W Logan,Alison J Tierney

Publisher: Churchill Livingstone

ISBN: 9780702041075


Page: 216

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This package provides you with the book plus the eBook - giving you the printed book, plus access to the complete book content electronically. Evolve eBooks allows you to quickly search the entire book, make notes, add highlights, and study more efficiently. Buying other Evolve eBooks titles makes your learning experience even better: all of the eBooks will work together on your electronic 'bookshelf', so that you can search across your entire library of Nursing eBooks. This book provides the definitive account of the Roper-Logan-Tierney model of nursing, including in-depth discussion of its conceptual development, its place within the wider body of nursing theory and a critique of its application in practice. The book will conclude with a wider discussion of the place of this model for nursing in the face of ongoing challenges in both nursing and health care throughout the world.

What is Nursing? Exploring Theory and Practice

Exploring Theory and Practice

Author: Carol Hall,Dawn Ritchie

Publisher: Learning Matters

ISBN: 0857259776

Category: Medical

Page: 224

View: 4490

This book helps new nursing students, and those applying to nursing programmes, understand what being a nurse is all about. It explores the essential issues, processes and theories of nursing practice, and is therefore an ideal introductory text as you start your nursing programme, or as pre-course reading. This revised edition includes a new first chapter on being a nursing student, with insights from students themselves, and explains what will be expected of you in the new all-degree programmes. Interviews with real nurses in each of the fields of practice gives you an important view into the real world of nursing. The revised third edition includes a new chapter on being a nursing student, with student tips and stories Updated with, and linked to, the new NMC Standards and Essential Skills Clusters for degree-level education Activities, case studies and scenarios helps you apply theory to practice Particularly suitable for first-year students and those applying to pre-registration programmes This book is part of the Transforming Nursing Practice Series , the first series of books designed to help students meet the requirements of the NMC Standards and Essential Skills Clusters for the new degree programmes. For more information on Nursing titles and promotions, please visit

Nursing for Public Health: Promotion, Principles and Practice

Author: Paul Linsley,Roslyn Kane,Sara Owen

Publisher: Oxford University Press

ISBN: 0199561087

Category: Medical

Page: 289

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Nursing for Public Health reflects the growing need for all nurses to promote the health of patients as well as treating illnesses. This textbook examines core policies, theories, and models of public health, alongside nursing skills and interventions for health issues such as obesity, smoking and sexual health.

Fundamentals of Nursing Models, Theories and Practice, with Wiley E-Text

Author: Hugh McKenna,Majda Pajnkihar,Fiona Murphy

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 0470657766

Category: Medical

Page: 248

View: 4391

A concise, accessible introduction to the development, application and evaluation of nursing theories, this new edition of Fundamentals of Nursing Models, Theories & Practice provides a thorough overview of the body of knowledge on the topic, and a clear outline of their relevance to everyday nursing practice. Linking the development of theory to practice, this full-updated text features learning outcomes, key concept summaries and reflective exercises to aid the study of this key element of all modern nursing courses. Special Features Clearly examines the relationship between nursing theory, clinical practice and nursing roles Accessible and user-friendly with a range of features to help study, including key concepts, learning objectives and reflective exercises Useful for all pre-registration nursing students, as well as newly qualified nurses Accompanied by an online resource centre featuring case studies, multiple choice questions, exercises and activities

Nursing Practice

Knowledge and Care

Author: Ian Peate,Karen Wild,Muralitharan Nair

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1118496795

Category: Medical

Page: 992

View: 1256

Nursing Practice is the essential, textbook to supportyou throughout your entire nursing degree, from your first yearonwards. It explores all the clinical and professional issues thatyou need to know in one complete volume. Written in the context of the latest Nursing and MidwiferyCouncil Standards for Pre-Registration Nursing Education andthe Essential Skills Clusters, this book covers all fieldsof nursing: Adult, Child, Mental Health, Learning Disabilities andalso Maternity care, in both acute and community settings. Withfull colour illustrations, and plenty of activities anduser-friendly features throughout, this evidence-based textencompasses essential nursing theory and practice, providingstudents with information to support their success. Learning features in the book include: Hear it from the experts- tips and advice from real lifenurses, patients and their carers, and student nurses Red Flags- alerting the student to potential dangers Primary Care Considerations- informs students about care issuesin the community setting Fields boxes- giving further insight into other fields ofnursing, making the book relevant to all fields of nursingpractice Medicines Management boxes provide key information aboutmedicines Self-assessment and activities throughout A companion website to this title is available at ahref="" Here you’ll find a range of resources for both the studentand the lecturer, including: Over 350 interactive multiple choice questions Flashcards Glossary Links to references and further reading Illustrations from the book Worksheets

Care Planning in Children and Young People's Nursing

Author: Doris Corkin,Sonya Clarke,Lorna Liggett

Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

ISBN: 1444346040

Category: Medical

Page: 256

View: 9138

Care Planning in Children and Young People's Nursing addresses a selection of the most common concerns that arise when planning care for infants, children and young people within the hospital and community setting. Clear and detailed, this text reflects both the uniqueness and diversity of contemporary children's nursing and utilizes images and case studies to provide a holistic insight into the practice of care planning through the reporting of best available evidence and current research, policy and education. Divided into sections for ease of reference, Care Planning in Children and Young People’s Nursing explores both the theory and practice of care planning. Chapters on the principles of care planning include issues such as managing risk, safeguarding children, ethical and legal implications, integrated care pathways, interprofessional assessment, and invaluable parent perspectives. Additional chapters on the application of planning care examine the practical aspects of a wide range of specific conditions including cystic fibrosis, obesity, cardiac/renal failure and HIV/AIDS. Each chapter is interactive, with questions, learning activities and points for discussion creating an engaging and enquiry-based learning approach. Care Planning in Children and Young People’s Nursing is a definitive resource, reflecting innovative practice which is suitable for undergraduate and postgraduate nurse education.

The Student Nurse Handbook E-Book

Author: Bethann Siviter

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 0702047910

Category: Medical

Page: 312

View: 9523

This book is an indispensable guide on how to get into and survive a pre-registration nursing course. With an immensely readable style this book inspires and encourages students to complete their course and become a nurse. Case studies and quotes from students and nurses show readers that their thoughts and feelings are shared by others - this validation will reduce stress and anxiety and give credibility Humour and cartoons make the text readable and fun to use Hints, tips and practical advice encourage the ‘flagging’ student Appendices list other useful resources, contact details for organisations and websites The two-colour design makes it attractive to use Fully updated in line with changes in nursing practice e.g. the revised NMC Code of Professional Conduct, the Disability Discrimination Act, Agenda for Change and the Knowledge and Skills Framework, Essence of Care. Expanded section on nursing models More help with drug dosage calculations to assist students in developing their numeric skills. More on help on writing assignments and how to use research, including applications to practice Expanded appendices on children’s nursing and mental health branches. Template forms to assist with course applications, planning assignments and a check list for placements

Pflege im Wandel gestalten – Eine Führungsaufgabe

Lösungsansätze, Strategien, Chancen

Author: Peter Bechtel,Ingrid Smerdka-Arhelger

Publisher: Springer-Verlag

ISBN: 3642249213

Category: Medical

Page: 252

View: 5110

Die Veränderungen in den Gesundheitseinrichtungen sind für jeden Mitarbeiter spürbar - Arbeitszeitverdichtung, Personalmangel, Patientenstruktur. Nachdem in den letzten Jahren vor allem das „Sparen“ im Vordergrund stand, geht es heute vielmehr um die Frage, wie Gesundheitseinrichtungen sich den unterschiedlichsten Herausforderungen stellen und Lösungsmodelle für die Zukunft finden. Das Buch ist ein Führungskompass für Leitende in Gesundheitseinrichtungen, die ihr Team aktiv in Veränderungsprozessen begleiten möchten. Namhafte Experten beschreiben die Herausforderungen, die auf Einrichtungen der Kranken- und Altenpflege zukommen, erläutern Lösungsansätze und wagen einen Ausblick in die Zukunft. Ziel ist es, die Einrichtungen zukunftssicher zu machen, und den Leitungskräften Handwerkszeug zu liefern, mit den neuen Herausforderungen umzugehen. Dabei bilden die 3 wichtigsten Veränderungsfaktoren Prozesssteuerung, Fachpersonal und Demografie den roten Faden des Buches. Erläutert werden Fragen wie: Mitarbeiter 50+ - Wie nutze und fördere ich das Potenzial dieser Ressource?, Mitarbeiterzufriedenheit - Wie binde ich Mitarbeiter an meine Einrichtung?, Nachwuchsmangel – Wie wird meine Einrichtung zum Magnet?, Lebenslanges Lernen – Fachliche Kompetenz schulen und eine positive Haltung im Berufsfeld Pflege entwickeln, Zu gesund für‘s Krankenhaus, zu krank für zu Hause – Wie können Versorgungsstrukturen verbessert werden? Best Practice-Konzepte von Kliniken und Pflegeeinrichtungen sowie ein Blick in andere europäische Länder geben Beispiele, wie der Wandel positiv für neue Ansätze genutzt wird. Für alle leitenden Krankenhausmanager, Pflegedirektoren, Pflegedienst- und Stationsleitungen, Qualitätsmanager in Krankenhäusern und Altenpflegeeinrichtungen, die ihr Team sicher in die Zukunft navigieren möchten.

Gesundheit fördern

ein praktischer Leitfaden

Author: Linda Ewles,Ina Simnett

Publisher: facultas.wuv / maudrich

ISBN: 9783850767330


Page: 325

View: 9144


Die Berliner Altersstudie

Author: Paul B Baltes,Karl Ulrich Mayer

Publisher: Akademie Verlag

ISBN: 9783050025742

Category: Philosophy

Page: 672

View: 733

Gegenwart und Zukunft unserer Gesellschaft sind durch einen immer höheren Anteil alter und sehr alter Menschen geprägt. Die Berliner Altersstudie ist weltweit einzigartig in der Breite des Spektrums der beteiligten Wissenschaften und der sowohl disziplinär als auch interdisziplinär bestimmten Untersuchungsgebiete, in dem Fokus auf das hohe Alter (70- bis über 100jährige) und in dem empirischen Bezug auf eine repräsentativ ausgewählte Stadtbevölkerung. Der Band berichtet unter anderem über geistige Leistungsfähigkeit, Persönlichkeit und soziale Beziehungen im Alter, über körperliche Gesundheit, medizinische Versorgung und zahnmedizinischen Status, über psychische Erkrankungen wie Demenz und Depression, über soziale und kulturelle Aktivitäten und die wirtschaftliche Situation, über Alltagskompetenz, subjektives Wohlbefinden und Unterschiede zwischen Frauen und Männern. Die Studie wurde im Rahmen der Arbeitsgruppe "Altern und gesellschaftliche Entwicklung" der Berlin-Brandenburgischen Akademie der Wissenschaften durch geführt. Die Autorinnen und Autoren arbeiten überwiegend am Max-Planck-Institut für Bildungsforschung, an der Freien Universität Berlin und an der Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin.