Toward a definition of health -- Individual models to promote health behavior -- Community models to promote health -- Assessing health and health behaviors -- Developing a health promotion/prevention plan -- Physical activity and health promotion -- Nutrition and health promotion -- Stress management and health promotion -- Social support and health -- Evaluating individual and community interventions -- Self-care for health promotion across the life span -- Health promotion in vulnerable populations -- Health promotion in community settings -- Promoting health through social and environmental change.
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Diagnostic testing -- Blood studies : hematology and coagulation -- Urine studies -- Stool studies -- Cerebrospinal fluid studies -- Chemistry studies -- Microbiologic studies -- Immunodiagnostic studies -- Nuclear medicine studies -- X-ray studies -- Cytologic, histologic, and genetic studies -- Endoscopic studies -- Ultrasound studies -- Pulmonary function, arterial blood gases (abgs), and electrolyte studies -- Prenatal diagnosis and tests of fetal well-being -- Special diagnostic, special specimen collection, and postmortem studies. -- App. A. Standard precautions for prevention and control of infection -- App. B. Guidelines for specimen transport and storage -- App. C. Vitamins in human nutrition -- App. D. Minerals in human nutrition -- App. E. Effects of drugs on laboratory tests (blood, "whole" plasma, serum, stool, and urine)
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An introduction to nursing theory / Janet S. Hickman -- Nursing theory and clinical practice / Julia B. George -- Environmental model / Marie L. Lobo -- Interpersonal relations in nursing / Janice Ryan Belcher -- Definition and components of nursing / Marie L. Lobo -- Self-care deficit nursing theory / Peggy Coldwell Foster -- Behavioral system model / Marie L. Lobo -- Nursing process discipline / Julia B. George -- Other theories from the 1950s and 1960s / Peggy Coldwell Foster -- The conservation principles : a model for health / Julia B. George -- Conceptual system and theory of goal attainment / Julia B. George -- Science of unitary human beings / Maryanne Garon -- Roy adaptation model / Julia Gallagher Galbreath -- The Neuman systems model / Julia B. George -- Other theories from the 1970s / Julia B. George -- Theory of culture care diversity and universality / Julia B. George -- Health as expanding consciousness / Julia B. George -- Theory of transpersonal caring / Brenda P. Johnson and Jane H. Kelley -- Human becoming school of thought : Rosemarie Rizzo Parse / Janet S. Hickman -- The modeling and role-modeling theory / Noreen Cavan isch and Susan Stanwyck Bowman -- Health promotion model / Julia B. George -- Philosophy of caring and expert nursing practice : Patricia Benner / Bobbe Ann Gray -- Other theories of the 1980s / Julia B. George and Janet S. Hickman -- Other nursing theories from the 1990s / Janet Hickman and Julia B. George.