Evidence-Based Practice In Nursing Informatics: Concepts And Applications, 1st Edition

  • Andrew Cashin
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  • ISBN-10: 1609600363
  • ISBN-13: 9781609600365
  • DDC: 610.73
  • Grade Level Range: College Freshman - College Senior
  • 301 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2011 | Published/Released October 2011
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2011

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This book provides relevant theoretical frameworks and empirical research findings in the area of nursing informatics, critiquing fundamental concepts such as evidence based practice and examining possible applications of such concepts in the contemporary context of nursing informatics.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Editorial Advisory Board.
Table of Contents.
Detailed Table of Contents.
1: Epistemology and Current Nursing Assumption.
2: Nursing Knowledge: Practice and Practical Knowing.
3: Word Power and Linguistic Constructs in Nursing.
4: Communication and Nursing Relationships.
5: Praxis: The Essential Nursing Construct.
6: The Nature of Nursing Work.
7: Translation of Evidence into Practice.
8: Nursing Informatics.
9: Nursing Informatics History and Its Contributions to Nursing Knowledge.
10: Are Nurses Prepared for Engagement to Evidence–Based Practice with New Technologies?.
11: Implications for Nursing Research and Generation of Evidence.
12: Ethical Considerations of Nursing Informatics.
13: Nursing, Information Technology and the Humanization of Health Care.
14: Telenursing: Nursing Informatics in Practice.
15: Praxis in Practice.
16: Case Study: Developing Clinical Utility for Mental Health Outcome Information: A New Zealand Perspective.
17: Case Study: Lessons Learned When Embedding Evidence–Based Knowledge in a Nurse Care Planning and Documentation System.
18: Case Study: Mental Health Emergency Care Rural Access Project: Assessing Rural and Remote Emergency Mental Health in Western New South Wales Australia by Videoconference Technology.
19: Case Study: Lecturer–Student Perspective of Virtual Learning Environment.
20: Case Study: Research Matchmaker, an Advanced Nursing Practice Informatics Application.
21: The Future.
22: A Glimpse of the Future.
Compilation of References.
About the Contributors.