Nursing Discussion Models and Theories

Nursing Discussion Models and Theories

Nursing Discussion Models and Theories

Nursing Discussion Models and Theories

ORDER NOW FOR AN EXCELLENT PAPER FROM HEALTH CARE PAPER GURUS : Nursing Discussion Models and Theories

In this discussion, review the different nursing models and theories. Then answer the following questions:

1. Which theories or models best represents your view of nursing, and why?

2. How can you envision yourself applying this to your nursing practice?

NOTE:

Textbook Readings: Chapter Six: Nursing Models and Theories of;

Hood, L. J. (2014). Leddy & Pepper’s conceptual bases of professional nursing (8th ed.). Philadelphia, PA: Wolter’s Kluwer.

Theories

Per readings from the book, there are three (3) theories:

Systems theory
Stress and adaptation theory
Complexity theory

Models

Per readings from the book, there are nine (9) theories:

Imogene King’s Systems Interaction Model (Theory of Goal Attainment)
Dorothea Orem’s Self-care Deficit Theory of Nursing
Callista Roy’s Adaptation Model
Betty Neuman’s Systems Model
Jean Watson’s Human Caring Science, Theory of Nursing
Martha Rogers’s Science of Unitary Human Beings
Margaret Newman’s Theory of Health as Expanding Consciousness
Rosemary Parse’s Human Becoming Theory
Susan Leddy’s Human Energy Model
****Remember to use APA style.

You must proofread your paper. But do not strictly rely on your computer’s spell-checker and grammar-checker; failure to do so indicates a lack of effort on your part and you can expect your grade to suffer accordingly. Papers with numerous misspelled words and grammatical mistakes will be penalized. Read over your paper – in silence and then aloud – before handing it in and make corrections as necessary. Often it is advantageous to have a friend proofread your paper for obvious errors. Handwritten corrections are preferable to uncorrected mistakes. Use a standard 10 to 12 point (10 to 12 characters per inch) typeface. Smaller or compressed type and papers with small margins or single-spacing are hard to read. It is better to let your essay run over the recommended number of pages than to try to compress it into fewer pages. Likewise, large type, large margins, large indentations, triple-spacing, increased leading (space between lines), increased kerning (space between letters), and any other such attempts at “padding” to increase the length of a paper are unacceptable, wasteful of trees, and will not fool your professor. The paper must be neatly formatted, double-spaced with a one-inch margin on the top, bottom, and sides of each page. When submitting hard copy, be sure to use white paper and print out using dark ink. If it is hard to read your essay, it will also be hard to follow your argument.