Importance of Nursing Theories as a Basis for Practice

  title={Importance of Nursing Theories as a Basis for Practice},
  author={Leenah S. Iskandarani and Aljhora M. Al Hammadi and Rehab A. Al Gizani},
  • Leenah S. Iskandarani, Aljhora M. Al Hammadi, Rehab A. Al Gizani
  • Published 2012
A nursing theory is a set of concepts and principles that define the scientific basis of nursing profession. Nursing theories enhance students’ understanding of the principles, values, and meanings of nursing profession. In addition, it helps nurses to understand their role in the healthcare setting.. Assess the knowledge of the nursing staff and students… CONTINUE READING