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A contemporary nursing process : the (un)bearable weight of knowing in nursing

Author: Rozzano C Locsin; Marguerite J Purnell
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2009.
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A Contemporary Nursing Process re-envisions the practice of nursing by configuring caring in terms of the person the nurse cares for. Locsin and Purnell stress the importance of knowing the patient, and differentiating the person from the disease. This text addresses this highly relevant issue, and provides a wealth of insight on how to care for the patient on a personal level, while still professionally  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Contemporary nursing process.
New York : Springer, ©2009
(DLC) 2009008410
(OCoLC)311060225
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Rozzano C Locsin; Marguerite J Purnell
ISBN: 9780826125798 0826125794
OCLC Number: 498423030
Description: 1 online resource (xx, 530 pages) : illustrations
Contents: Phoenix arising : synoptic knowing for a synoptic practice of nursing / Marguerite J. Purnell --
Transcending boundaries : nursing, a synoptic discipline? / Savina O. Schoenhofer --
"With the very best of intentions" : the development of nursing process as a way of knowing / Lynne M. Dunphy --
Inspired knowing in nursing : walking on moonbeams / Pamela G. Reed --
Consciousness and knowing : the patterning of the whole / W. Richard Cowling III and Elizabeth Repede --
Evidence, knowledge, and wisdom : nursing practice in a universe of complexity and mystery / Gail J. Mitchell --
Knowing persons as whole : bearing witness to unfolding mystery / William K. Cody --
Holistic knowing / Marlaine C. Smith --
Unknowing : towards the understanding of multiple realities and manifold perceptions / Patricia L. Munhall --
Knowing patients' bodies : nurses' bodywork / Zane Robinson Wolf --
Journeying with Linda : a narrative approach to practice and research / Christopher Johns --
Caring for "not-so-picture-perfect patients" : ethical caring in the moral community of nursing / Marian C. Turkel and Marilyn A. Ray. Decision making and knowing in nursing : the essentiality of meaning / Susan K. Chase --
An exquisite knowing of children / Bernie Carter, Marie Marshall, and Caroline Sanders --
Knowing persons with disabilities : nurses illuminate difference in a natural light / Donna Carol Maheady --
Clinical knowing in advanced practice nursing / Ruth McCaffrey --
Vision, technology, and the environment of care / Alan Barnard --
"Painting a clear picture" : technological knowing as a contemporary process of nursing / Rozzano C. Locsin --
Knowing the person and technology as medium / Marilyn Macdonald --
Rapture and suffering with technology in nursing / Rozzano C. Locsin and Marguerite J. Purnell --
Coming to know community : going to the mountain / Charlotte D. Barry and Shirley C. Gordon --
Knowing the patient and being a good nurse / Samantha M.C. Pang, Michiko Yahiro, and Helen Y.L Chan --
Continuous knowing of patients : the Japanese nursing perspective / Yukie Takemura and Katsuya Kanda --
Influence of culture on knowing persons / Carolina Huerta and M. Sandra Sanchez --
Moving forward in a contemporary practice of nursing / Marguerite J. Purnell and Rozzano C. Locsin.
Responsibility: Rozzano C. Locsin, Marguerite J. Purnell, [editors].

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