Theoretical Foundations of Advanced Nursing
Topic 1: Nursing Philosophy and Models
Select one of the nursing theorists “Florence Nightingale: Modern Nursing” and respond to the following:
• Describe the historical background of the development of the model or framework.
• Identify the concepts in the model.
• Describe the relationship between the model and concepts in nursing’s metaparadigm…metaparadigm concepts (person, health, nursing, and environment)
• Create an example of the model applied to clinical practice.
• Identify strengths and weaknesses of the model for clinical practice.
Title: Nursing Theorists and Their Work 8th ed.
Author: Alligood, M. R.
Publisher: Mosby Elsevier