ERIC Number: EJ353600
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1986
Reference Count: 0
A Self-Care Practice Theory of Nursing the Elderly.
Sullivan, Toni J.; Munroe, Donna J.
Educational Gerontology, v12 n1 p13-26 1986
Describes a practice theory of nursing for the elderly which focuses on maintaining the maximum amount of independence of elderly patients through a nursing focus on the full range of human functional abilities. Interrelates varied health related characteristics and requirements of the elderly with theoretical components of self-care nursing theory. (Author/ABB)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: N/A
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