Knowledge for Contemporary Nursing Practice - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780723432753

Knowledge for Contemporary Nursing Practice

1st Edition

Authors: Patricia Cronin Karen Rawlings-Anderson
Paperback ISBN: 9780723432753
Imprint: Mosby Ltd.
Published Date: 25th September 2003
Page Count: 200
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Description

Section 1 The nature of nursing knowledge
1 - Why is philosophy relevant to nursing?
2 - How do we know?
3 - What is nursing theory?
4 - What is the relationship between nursing theory, research and practice?

Section 2 The Nature of Nursing Practice
5 - How do we use concepts in practice?
6 - What is professional nursing practice?
7 - How do we make decisions about care?
8 - How do we manage care?
9 - What is reflective practice?

Table of Contents

Section 1 The nature of nursing knowledge
1 - Why is philosophy relevant to nursing?
2 - How do we know?
3 - What is nursing theory?
4 - What is the relationship between nursing theory, research and practice?

Section 2 The Nature of Nursing Practice
5 - How do we use concepts in practice?
6 - What is professional nursing practice?
7 - How do we make decisions about care?
8 - How do we manage care?
9 - What is reflective practice?

Details

No. of pages:
200
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Mosby Ltd. 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Ltd.
Paperback ISBN:
9780723432753

About the Author

Patricia Cronin

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer in Nursing, School of Nursing & Midwifery, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland

Karen Rawlings-Anderson

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, St Bartholomew School of Nursing & Midwifery, City University, London, UK