OPT: transformation of nursing process for contemporary practice.

  title={OPT: transformation of nursing process for contemporary practice.},
  author={Daniel J. Pesut and Joanne Herman},
  journal={Nursing outlook},
  volume={46 1},
Over time, clinical, educational, and social forces have influenced the development of three generations of traditional nursing process. The first generation was concerned with problems and process. Analysis of second-generation models revealed interest in understanding the nature of diagnosis and diagnostic reasoning. We have proposed a third generation model that underscores the importance of critical, metacognitive, and thinking skills that support outcome specification and testing in… CONTINUE READING
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