Caring for the Vulnerable: Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice and Research
ISBN: 1284066274
EAN13: 9781284066272
Language: English
Publication Date: April 17, 2015
Pages: 616
Dimensions: 1.80" H x 8.90" L x 7.00" W
Weight: 2.15 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Caring for the Vulnerable Perspectives in Nursing Theory, Practice, and Research, Fourth Edition explores vulnerability from the perspective of individuals, groups, communities, and populations and specifically addresses how vulnerability affects the field of nursing and its care givers. The Fourth Edition focuses on how to work vulnerable populations, provides an overview of treatments and issues as well as presents a basic structure for caring for the vulnerable with the ultimate goal of providing culturally competent care. - Content specific to practicing DNPs - Coverage of integrating military personnel into the general population - Discusses human trafficking, health disparities and complementary medicine