Assessing and Measuring Caring in Nursing and Health Sciences

ISBN-10: 0826123139

ISBN-13: 9780826123138

Edition: 2002

Authors: Jean Watson

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"A magnificent job ... Dr. Jean Watson and her colleagues have focused their careers on the phenomenon of caring, and this book is another one of their great contributions to the scientific community." -from the Foreword by Ora L. Strickland, RN, PhD, FAAN Dr. Watson and her colleagues have gathered all the available measurement instruments on caring in nursing in this book, along with discussion of their origins, development, and use. Nurse clinicians, educators, researchers, and managers will find this a valuable resource.
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List price: $48.95
Copyright year: 2002
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 318
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 1.298
Language: English

Contributorsp. ix
Forewordp. xi
Prefacep. xiii
Introduction: Measuring Caringp. 3
Caring and Nursing Science: Contemporary Discoursep. 11
Background for Selection of Caring Instrumentsp. 20
Summary of Each Instrument for Measuring Caring
Care-Q and CARE/SATp. 25
Caring Behaviors Inventoryp. 61
Caring Behaviors Assessment Toolp. 77
Caring Behaviors of Nurses Scalep. 92
Professional Caring Behaviorsp. 100
Nyberg Caring Assessment (Attributes) Scalep. 108
Caring Ability Inventoryp. 112
Caring Behavior Checklist and Client Perception of Caringp. 119
Caring Assessment Toolsp. 125
Peer Group Caring Interaction Scale and Organizational Climate for Caring Questionnairep. 151
Caring Efficacy Scalep. 167
Holistic Caring Inventoryp. 174
Caring Dimensions Inventoryp. 182
Caring Attributes Professional Self-Concept Technological Influencep. 188
Caring Professional Scalep. 203
Methodist Health Care System Nurse Caring Instrumentp. 207
Challenges and Future Directions
The Evolution of Measuring Caring: Moving Toward Construct Validityp. 215
Postscript: Free Thoughts on Caring Theories and Instruments for Measuring Caringp. 242
Referencesp. 250
Master Matrix Blueprint for All Instruments for Measuring Caringp. 259
Indexp. 313
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