Self Care Theory in Nursing: Selected Papers of Dorothea Orem

Synopsis

Few have approached the fundamental questions of nursing in such an insightful, systematic, and clearsighted way as Dorothea Orem. This book is a collection of many of the presentations and writings that are not included in her previous books. It presents a fascinating view of the development of Orem's theory of self care deficit over a forty-year period, along with its ramifications for nursing education and practice.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Esther C. Gallegos
  • Gerd Bekel
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • New York
Publication year:
  • 2003