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3rd Edition

Applying Family Research and Theory to Nursing Practice

Author:

  • Perri Bomar
  • Key Features

    • Presents a unique focus on health promotion and illness prevention for families.
    • Addresses all major areas of family life, such as culture, roles, communication, stress management, nutrition, spirituality, sexuality, and recreation.
    • Provides a theoretical and historical perspective of family health and family nursing.
    • Focuses on the nursing process in the discussion of family care, especially specific interventions to use when working with families.
    • Emphasizes key information through pedagogical features such as chapter objectives and chapter highlights.
    • A diverse contributor panel includes experts from all areas of family health, both within nursing and in other health disciplines.

    Details

    No. of pages:
    688
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2004
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9780721601151
    Electronic ISBN:
    9781416066750

    About the author

    Perri Bomar

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Associate Dean for Research and Community Partnerships, University of North Carolina at Wilmington School of Nursing, Wilmington, NC, USA