Welcome! AllFreeEssays.com is now Brainia.com. Same services, new name! Any questions or comments on this change? Contact Us .

60 Free Essays on Philosophy Of Nursing

  1. Philosophy of Nursing

    Philosophy of Nursing Leddy and Pepper (2003) defined philosophy of nursing as the intellectual and affective outcomes of the professional nurses' efforts to understand the ultimate relationship among humans, environment, and health; to approach nursing as a scientific discipline; to integrate a

  2. Nursing Philosophy

    Personal Philosophy of Nursing Before I can discuss my personal philosophy of nursing, I would need to describe what philosophy of nursing means. It is the love or pursuit of knowledge, with your own system of beliefs and concepts; and incorporating that while caring for the client. Health pro

  3. Nursing Philosophy

    My Beliefs and Values Regarding Nursing I feel that there are many characteristics that a successful nurse must obtain, as well as several different aspects that a nurse has to consider when caring for a patient. If a person is able to possess these qualities, such as recognizing health as a sta

  4. Alzheimers Disease, Nursing

    Nursing Care and Understanding of Alzheimer Disease Introduction Loss of memory, forgetfulness, personal change, even death, are common related disorders caused by a disease called Dementia or better known to most people as Alzheimer's disease. This disease is the fourth leading cause of deat

  5. Complexity Theory as Applied to Nursing

    Complexity Theory as Applied to Nursing, 2005 Abstract Many conventional ideas about the world we live in have been shaken to their foundations by the emerging concepts of chaos and complexity. Insights are now being gained from the application of complexity theory into phenomena varying in s

  6. Nursing Homes and the Lutheran Home for the Aging

    Nursing Homes and The Lutheran Home for the Aging Recently, I had the pleasure of having a personal tour of the Lutheran Home for the Aging located in Wauwatosa, Wisconsin. I chose this area of study because it happened to be convenient in location for me as well as easily accessible to a sourc

  7. The Comparisons of Charles Manson to Transcendental Philosophy

    The Comparisons of Charles Manson to Transcendental Philosophy Charles Manson and various members of his "family" brutally killed several people from the Tate and LaBianca family on two separate occasions . The purposes of these killings are misunderstood by today's society, when ignoring Manso

  8. Great Religions and Philosophies.: Greek Philosophy.

    Great Religions and Philosophies. : Greek Philosophy. In the 6th century B.C, there began a dualism in Greek Philosophy. The development of Greek Philosophy became a compromise between Greek monistic and oriental influences, in other words, a combination of intellectualism and mysticism. Thus b

  9. The Philosophy of Truth Making You Free

    The Philosophy of Truth Making You Free There exists a philosophy that, the truth will make you free. For example, exposing a conspiracy that does yourself and others harm can only set you free from further harm and related mischief. Whether or not the conspirators are the criminals of soci

  10. Nursing 505

    The one thing I will remember about this course is do it correct the first time and with quality. By using this thought process in my day to day task I shall be able to not only save time which is valuable but also improve the quality of my performance. I think by following this philosophy especial

  11. Some Advice on Writing a Philosophy Essay

    SOME ADVICE ON WRITING A PHILOSOPHY ESSAY Writing a philosophy essay is different from writing the essays you did for A-level. What philosophy tutors are looking for may not be the same as what tutors in English or Economics want, so you could find that the style that gets friendly remarks in th

  12. Legal Issues Case Study for Nursing

    Legal Issues Case Study for Nursing Case 2 Nursing Situation: Cindy Black (fictitious name), a four-year-old child with wheezing, was brought into the emergency room by her mother for treatment at XYZ (fictitious name) hospital at 9:12 p.m. on Friday, May 13. Initial triage assessmen

  13. A Philosophy for All: an Analysis of the Tao

    A Philosophy For All: An Analysis of the Tao There is no single definition of Taoism in the Tao de Ching. The reader realizes that she will not find one in the text after seeing the first sentence. By saying that whatever can be described of the Tao is not the true Tao, its author, Lao-tzu, esta

  14. Views in Philosophy

    Philosophy This essay will identify philosophy and explain the nature of theoretical enquiries with exceptional focus on how the theoretical questions vary from questions of a scientific or realistic nature. The utterance of philosophy by meaning is exceptionally unclear and uncertain, which can

  15. Health Promotion in Nursing

    Action on Smoking and Health (2007) ASH Ireland very disappointed in 30cent increase in price of Tobacco [online], available: www.ash.ie [accessed 6 March 2008]. Ardell, D. (1977) High Level Wellness: An Alternative to Doctors, Drugs and Disease, Emmaus: Rodale Press. Barendregt, J., B

  16. The Buddha's Four Noble Truths: a Logical Basis for Philosophy

    The Buddha's Four Noble Truths: A Logical Basis for Philosophy The Buddha Shakyamuni was born in the 6th century BCE in the area presently known as Nepal. During his 80 year lifetime, he systematically developed a pragmatic, empirically based philosophy which he claimed would lead its followers t

  17. Plato - Philosophy as an Influence

    Philosophy by definition is “the love of wisdom” that derives by Greek. Philosophy is all about curiosity and asking why, what, where, when and others or simply can’t stop asking - Why we have eyes? What are we made of? Who creates the earth? – Since we learn to talk. It explains all the que

  18. Transcendentalism: the Philosophy of the Mind

    Transcendentalism: The Philosophy of the Mind Transcendentalism is the view that the basic truth of the universe lies beyond the knowledge obtained from the senses, a knowledge that transcendentalists regard as the mere appearance of things (Adventures 162). Transcendentalists believe the mind i

  19. The Nursing Home: a Nice Place for the Elderly

    The Nursing Home: A Nice Place for the Elderly A.) Security 1.)Curfews 2.)Lost faculties (No need to drive) 3.)Away from con-artists B.) Activities 1.)Entertainment/Songs (Brownies example) 2.)Activities/Crafts (Beta Club example) 3.)People of similar age C.)Health Care 1.)Takes s

  20. I Want to Apply for Nursing School

    Nursing is such a varied, exigent and meaningful field that I in actuality believe it is the accurate course for me. It is an occupation for persons who are realistic, diligent and dependable who find it simple rapidly to set up fine, gullible interaction with new persons. I have these abilities and

  21. Exploring My Philosophy of Education - Existentialism

    Exploring My Philosophy of Education “Existentialism” Everyday we strive to do what we can to better ourselves in the world. Rather it’s through school, work, organizations, and etc. When I become a teacher, I plan to better my students, the classroom environment, and as

  22. Decreasing Back Injury Among Nursing Staff

    Decreasing Injury among Nursing Staff Decreasing Injury among Nursing Staff Skeletal injuries among nursing staff have been steadily rising in the hospital, especially with the elevating weight problem in North Carolina. Nursing is the number one profession receiving workers' compensation. Inj

  23. Are Florence Nightingale's Nursing Theories Relevant Today

    References Funnell, R. Koutoukidis, G. Lawrence, K. 2007 “Tabbner’s Nursing Care 4E” Churchill Livingstone, Sydney Nightingale, Florence 1860 “Notes on Nursing” Harrison, London Potter, Patricia. Perry, Anne. 1994 Potter & Perry’s Fundamentals of Nursing Second Edition Mosby

  24. Betrand Russell: the Problems of Philosophy

    Betrand Russell: The Problems of Philosophy The value of Philosophy is, in fact, to be sought largely in its uncertainty. The man who has no tincture of Philosophy goes through life imprisoned in the prejudices derived from common sense, from the habitual beliefs of his age or his nation, and from

  25. Nursing: Lifting, Transferring and Positioning of Patients

    Nursing: Lifting, Transferring and Positioning of Patients Lab Report Student No. {xxxxxxxxx} Group No. {x} Marker's Name: {xxxxx xxxxxxxx} ABSTRACT Lifting, transferring and positioning of patients is frequently undertaken by nurses on each working day. This is necessary for patient comfort, m

  26. Originality of Philosophy

    Originality of Philosophy Feb.25.1997 What is philosophy? What does a philosopher really do? Questions like these can be answered in a review of Philosophy Now. What can possibly be answered.....questions which have them. And what is it that philosophers study? Generally, most philosoph

  27. Nursing Care for Femural Fracture

    Introduction As Donahue (1996) writes, the origin of the words "nurse" and "nursing" are varied, and shift in meaning as reflected in the perception of nursing's role in health care and in society. From nursing's earliest Latin derivative from nutrire, "to nourish," and nurse, nutrix, meaning "n

  28. Philosphy from a Home Health Care Nurse Perspective

    My Philosophy of Nursing from a Home Health Care Perspective “Nursing involves assisting the self-care practices to sustain life and health, recover from disease or injury, and cope with their effects” (Creasia & Parker, 2007, p. 115). In reading Orem’s overview of self care deficit theo

  29. Teaching Philosophy

    Teaching Philosophy My teaching philosophy is mainly based on my educational experience. I have been educated by many great teachers, and those who have had an impact on my life are those who were passionate about teaching as well as learning. I believe that an effective teacher should always con

  30. Nursing: Think in Practical Way

    Nursing: Think in Practical way Nursing is an exciting and challenging field to study. Nursing uses a scientific process to plan care for people in acute illnesses and teach them how to stay healthy or cope with their illness. Nurses basically the helper of the doctors. They assist the doctor