Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC)

6th Edition

Authors:

  • Howard Butcher
  • Gloria Bulechek
  • Joanne McCloskey Dochterman
  • Cheryl Wagner
  • Key Features

    • More than 550 research-based nursing intervention labels with nearly 13,000 specific activities
    • Definition, list of activities, publication facts line, and background readings provided for each intervention.
    • NIC Interventions Linked to 2012-2014 NANDA-I Diagnoses promotes clinical decision-making.

    Table of Contents

    Front Matter

    Preface

    Strengths of NIC

    Acknowledgements

    Recognition List

    Fellows

    Organizations

    Definitions of Terms

    How to find an intervention

    PART ONE

    Overview and Use of the Classification

    Chapter One: Understanding NIC

    Chapter Two: Use of NIC in Practice, Education, and Research

    PART TWO

    Taxonomy of Nursing Interventions

    PART THREE

    The Classification

    PART FOUR

    Core Interventions for Nursing Specialty Areas

    PART FIVE

    Estimated Time and Education Level Necessary to Perform NIC Interventions

    PART SIX

    NIC Interventions Linked to NANDA-I Diagnoses

    PART Seven

    Appendixes

    Appendix A: Interventions: New, Revised and Retired Since the Fifth Edition

    Appendix B: Guidelines for Submission of a New or Revised Intervention

    Appendix C: Timeline and Highlights for NIC

    Appendix D: Abbreviations

    Appendix E: Previous editions and translations

    Details

    No. of pages:
    640
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2013
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Mosby
    Print ISBN:
    9780323100113
    Electronic ISBN:
    9780323171717

    About the authors

    Howard Butcher

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor College of Nursing Center for Nursing Classification and Clinical Effectiveness University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242

    Gloria Bulechek

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor College of Nursing Center for Nursing Classification and Clinical Effectiveness University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242

    Joanne McCloskey Dochterman

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor Emeritus College of Nursing Center for Nursing Classification and Clinical Effectiveness University of Iowa Adjunct Associate Director of Nursing University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242

    Cheryl Wagner

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor Program Director MSN Nurse Administrator/Executive Online Program College of Nursing South University Iowa City, IA 52242