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Author Roper, Nancy.

Title The elements of nursing : a model for nursing based on a model of living / Nancy Roper, Winifred W. Logan, Alison J. Tierney
Edition Fourth edition
Published New York : Churchill Livingstone, 1996


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 MELB  610.73 Rop/Eon 1996  AVAILABLE
Description xv, 437 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Contents Preface to the Fourth Edition -- Preface to the Third Edition -- Preface to the Second Edition -- Preface to the First Edition -- Foreword to the First Edition -- 1. Nursing in health and illness -- 2. A model of living -- 3. A model for nursing -- 4. Maintaining a safe environment -- 5. Communicating -- 6. Breathing -- 7. Eating and drinking -- 8. Eliminating -- 9. Personal cleansing and dressing -- 10. Controlling body temperature -- 11. Mobilizing -- 12. Working and playing -- 13. Expressing sexuality -- 14. Sleeping -- 15. Dying -- Appendix 1: Example of a patient/client assessment form and nursing plan -- Index
Summary For beginning nursing students. While it does not cover all aspects of nursing knowledge and practice it encourages a logical mode of thinking about nursing in the framework of a model for nursing
Notes First ed. titled The elements of nursing, published 1980
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Nursing.
Models, Nursing [MESH]
Models, Theoretical [MESH]
Nursing Process [MESH]
Nursing Process.
Models, Nursing.
Nursing Care.
Nursing Process.
Author Logan, Winifred W.
Tierney, Alison J.
LC no. 00001247
ISBN 0443052018 (paperback)
Other Titles Model for nursing based on a model of living