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Title Readings in family nursing / edited by Gail D. Wegner, Rinda J. Alexander
Edition Second edition
Published Philadelphia, PA : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 1999


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 WATERFT HEALTH  610.736 Weg/Rif 1999  AVAILABLE
Description xix, 564 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents Unit I. -- Family Health Nursing Theory Development. -- 1. The Family as the Unit of Care in Nursing: A Historical Review / Ann L. Whall. -- 2. The Concept of Family Nursing / Marie-Luise Friedemann. -- 3. Trends in Nursing of Families / Lorraine M. Wright and Maureen Leahey. -- 4. Family Nursing Research, Theory and Practice / Catherine L. Gilliss. -- 5. Needs of Spouses of Surgical Patients: A Conceptualization Within the Roy Adaptation Model / Mary Cipriano Silva. Response to "Needs of Spouses of Surgical Patients: A Conceptualization Within the Roy Adaptation Model" / Callista Roy. -- 6. Family Transformation: Parse's Theory in Practice / Mary Jo Butler. -- 7. Neuman's Systems Model for Nursing Practice as a Conceptual Framework for a Family Assessment / Charlotte A. Herrick and Lynne Goodykoontz. -- 8. A Nursing Model for Addressing the Health Needs of Homeless Families / Andrea S. Berne, Candy Dato and Diana J. Mason [et al.]. -- 9. Family Paradigm Theory and Family Rituals: Implications for Child andFamily Health / Doris W. Campbell. -- 10. A Framework for Planning Public Health Nursing Services to Families / Rosemary K. Vahldieck, Sharon R. Reeves and Margaret Schmelzer. -- 11. A Family Perspective on Aging and Health / Nancy L. Wilson and Rosanne Trost. -- 12. The Changing Profile of Acute Childhood Illness: A Need for the Development of Family Nursing Knowledge / Janet E. Rennick. -- 13. Family Caregivers for People with AIDS in Rural Communities / Rinda Alexander
Unit II. -- Family Health Nursing Research. -- 14. Issues Related to the Unit of Analysis in Family Nursing Research / Constance R. Uphold and Ora L. Strickland. -- 15. Health Promotion in the Family: Current Findings and Directives for Nursing Research / Mary E. Duffy. -- 16. A Psychometric Analysis of the Family Environment Scale / Carol J. Loveland-Cherry, JoAnne M. Youngblut and Nancy W. Kline Leidy. -- 17. Family Care Giving for a Relative With Alzheimer's Dementia: Coping With Negative Choices / Holly Skodol Wilson. -- 18. Family Involvement With Communication-Impaired Residents in Long-Term Care Settings / Kathleen C. Buckwalter, Donelle Cusack and Thomas Kruckeberg [et al.]. -- 19. Living With a Wife Undergoing Chemotherapy / Sharon Wilson and Janice M. Morse. -- 20. Psychosocial Predictors of Maternal Depressive Symptoms, Parenting Attitudes, and Child Behavior in Single-Parent Families / Lynne A. Hall, Diana N. Gurley and Barbara Sachs [et al.]. -- 21. Adolescent Reactions to Sibling Death: Perceptions of Mothers, Fathers, and Teenagers / Nancy S. Hogan and David E. Balk. -- 22. Parental Stress Response to Sexual Abuse and Ritualistic Abuse of Children in Day-Care Centers / Susan J. Kelley. -- 23. Effects of Family Structure Information on Nurses' Impression Formation and Verbal Responses / Lawrence H. Ganong and Marilyn Coleman. -- 24. Family Strengths, Motivation, and Resources as Predictors of Health Promotion Behavior in Single-Parent and Two-Parent Families / Marilyn Ford-Gilboe. -- 25. Identified Stressors of Family Caregiving for PWAs / Rinda Alexander
Unit III. -- Family Health Nursing Clinical Practice. -- 26. Family-Based Practice: Discussion of a Tool Merging Assessment With Intervention / Cheryl Ann Lapp, Carol Ann Diemert and Ruth Enestvedt. -- 27. The Good Family Syndrome / Harry J. Satariano and Nancy J. Briggs. -- 28. Families: A Link or a Liability? / Barbara J. Kupferschmid, Tess L. Briones and Carrie Dawson [et al.]. -- 29. Health Promotion: The Influence of Pets on Life Patterns in the Home / Marlene M. Rosenkoetter. -- 30. -- Comprehensive Assessment of Families of the Critically III / Debra J. Lynn-McHale and Ann Smith. -- 31. Preventive Work With Families: Issues Facing Public Health Nurses / Linda J. Kristjanson and Karen I. Chalmers. -- 32. Support for Family Caregivers in the Community / Susan R. Jacob. -- 33. Nurses and Families: Partners in Care of the Patient With Alzheimer's Disease / Fay W. Whitney and Dorothea C. Pfohl. -- 34. Assessing and Intervening With Dysfunctional Families / Sue P. Heiney. -- 35. Family Recovery From Alcoholism: Mediating Family Factors / Constance Captain. -- 36. Linking Family Theory and Practice: A Family Nursing Program / Di Vosburgh and Peggy Simpson. --37. Hildegard Peplau Meets Family Systems Nursing: Innovation in Theory-Based Practice / Cheryl Forchuk and Jan Park Dorsay. -- 38. Family Stress Theory: Implications for Family Health / Denise L. Robinson. -- 39. Selecting a Model to Guide Family Assessment / Nancy Trygar Artinian. -- 40. An Interview With Three Nurse Practitioners: How Family Nurse Practitioners Make a Difference / Kathleen Nix, Lynn Miskovich-Riddle and Debbie Kark
Unit IV. -- Family Health Nursing Education. -- 41. Flaws in Family Nursing Education / Janice M. Bell and Lorraine M. Wright. -- 42. Prenatal Education and Family Centered Health Promotion at the Worksite / Donna J. MacLachlan and Shelby F. Merkel. -- 43. Innovations in Family and Community Health / Angeline Bushy and Rebecca Graner. -- 44. The Family Interview: Exploring Experiences of Family Health and Well-Being / Palvi Astedt-Kurki and Hanna Hopia. -- 45. Stepfamilies: An "Ostrich" Concept in Nursing Education / Lou Everett. -- 46. Learning to Nurse Families Using the Developmental Health Model: Educational Strategies for Undergraduate Students / Yvette Laforet-Fliesser and Marilyn Ford-Gilboe. -- 47. The Genogram: A Strategy for Assessment / E. Marie Visscher and Ellen Rudy Clore. -- 48. Family Nursing Intervention: Implications for Nursing Education / Gail D. Wegner. -- 49. Family-Centered Hospice Care With Measureable Outcomes / Donna Huddleston and James Huddleston
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Family nursing.
Nursing Care.
Family Health.
Professional-Family Relations.
Author Alexander, Rinda J.
Wegner, Gail D.
LC no. 99017628
ISBN 0781719399 (alk. paper)