Demonstrating Care: The Art of Integrative Nursing

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Delmar Thomson Learning, 2000 - Medical - 288 pages
This important reference addresses the issue of integrating the art of caring with the science of biomedical knowledge in the practice of nu rsing. This innovative text looks at the ways that nurses have demonst rated care through recorded history since the writings of Florence Nig htengale and how caring modalities, now referred to as "Complementary Therapies" have been used. With this reflection on the past we can lea rn to develop new techniques to integrate complementary therapies into present day nursing practice that has become highly technical. This i ntegration is essential in meeting the public's call for complementary therapies.

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Contents

Integrative Nursing
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Nursing in a Biomedical World
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Illusory Idealistic or Imperative?
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