It all started from a horrific incident and ended up in a happy ever after. This is the heart-warming story of a nurse whose patient suffered serious injuries in the Boston Marathon bombing that killed three people and injured more than 260 including the latter.
The Transcultural Nursing Theory or Culture Care Theory by Madeleine Leininger involves knowing and understanding different cultures with respect to nursing and health-illness caring practices, beliefs and values with the goal to provide meaningful and efficacious nursing care services to people according to their cultural values and health-illness context.
Madeleine Leininger was the developer of the concept of transcultural nursing that has a great impact on how to deal with patients of different culture and cultural background.
Join Dr. Deanna Gray-Miceli, PhD, GNP-BC, FAANP, FAAN, for a webinar specifically designed to address falls prevention.
The Adaptation Model of Nursing is a prominent nursing theory aiming to explain or define the provision of nursing science.
Sister Callista Roy (born October 14, 1939) is a nursing theorist, profession, and author. She is known for her groundbreaking work in creating the Adaptation Model of Nursing.
The Philippine Nurses Association, Inc. will be having its annual convention entitled "Filipino Nurses Contributing to Global Healthcare Outcomes" this October 21 to 23, 2014 together with the association's 92nd Foundation Anniversary and 57th Nurses Week Celebration at the Manila Hotel.
The Self-Care Nursing Theory or the Orem Model of Nursing was developed by Dorothea Orem is considered a grand nursing theory, which means the theory covers a broad scope with general concepts that can be applied to all instances of nursing.
Registered nurses make up the largest group in the U.S. workforce, and nursing is the fastest growing career industry in the country. So with as many nurses and nursing students as there are, what will the future hold for this versatile, ever-expanding career?
Dorothea Elizabeth Orem (July 15, 1914 - June 22, 2007) was one of America's foremost nursing theorists who developed the Self-Care Nursing Theory, also known as the Orem Model of Nursing.
The Nursing Need Theory was developed by Virginia A. Henderson to define the unique focus of nursing practice.
Virginia Avenel Henderson (November 30, 1897 - March 19, 1996) was a nurse, theorist, and author known for her Need Theory
The Environmental Theory by Florence Nightingale defined Nursing as “the act of utilizing the environment of the patient to assist him in his recovery.”
Discover the life and works of Florence Nightingale, the mother of modern-day nursing.
Don't let this 20-item quiz fool you. It may look short for 20 items but the questions are painstakingly challenging. Don't forget to read the rationale at the end of the quiz.
Another 30 questions about Fundamentals of Nursing.