Transcultural nursing theory and models: The challenges of application
- The need for transcultural nursing. Leininger, Madeleine // Second Opinion;Apr92, Vol. 17 Issue 4, p83
Presents certain nurse-patient encounters illustrating the great demand for transcultural nurse specialists. Nurse Jones' attempts to make a Chinese immigrant drink water; A staff nurse's annoyance with the seemingly fatalistic attitude of her patients' parents; Value of cultural care to health...
- The state of transcultural nursing global leadership and education. Luna, Linda J.; Miller, June // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1/2, p1
The authors reflect on the studies on global transcultural nursing leadership and the progress in fostering cultural competence through transcultural nursing education in Australia. They cite the launch of Transcultural Nursing Society (TCNS) International's certification process for nurses...
- Use of the Culture Care Theory and Ethnonursing Method to discover how nursing faculty teach culture care. Mixer, Sandra J. // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1/2, p23
As the world becomes increasingly multicultural, transcultural nursing education is critical to ensuring a culturally competent workforce. This paper presents a comprehensive review of literature and results of an ethnonursing pilot study using the Culture Care Theory (CCT) to discover how...
- Transcultural Nursing: The global agenda. Douglas, Marilyn; Lipson, Juliene G. // Contemporary Nurse: A Journal for the Australian Nursing Profess;2008, Vol. 28 Issue 1/2, p162
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the skills needed for world citizenship and how the skills form the basis for providing culturally competent care for vulnerable population, one on the scope and magnitude of the international nurse recruitment...
- The trouble with 'transcultural nursing ethics'. Gallagher, Ann // Nursing Ethics;Mar2010, Vol. 17 Issue 2, p155
The article discusses various reports published within the issue, including one on the comparison between western and Chinese ethical philosophies, one on health care reform in Turkey, and one on moral theory in intercultural nursing practice.
- Leininger, Madeleine. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p1315
An encyclopedia entry for "Madeleine Leininger," founder and leader of transcultural nursing who developed the theory of cultural care diversity and universality, is presented.
- MANY FACES: ADDRESSING DIVERSITY IN HEALTH CARE. Campinha-Bacote, Josepha // Online Journal of Issues in Nursing;2003, Vol. 8 Issue 1, p123
Diversity. The changing demographics and economics of our growing multicultural world, and the long-standing disparities in the health status of people from culturally diverse backgrounds has challenged health care providers and organizations to consider cultural diversity as a priority. The...
- emic. // Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary (2009);2009, Issue 21, p753
A definition of the term "emic" which refers to a type of disease analysis that focuses on the culture of the patient in the fields of anthropology and transcultural nursing is presented.
- Transcultural Nursing: Insight and perspectives. Agbedia, C. O. // West African Journal of Nursing;May2008, Vol. 19 Issue 1, p33
The importance of culturally relevant care has been increasingly acknowledge in nursing literature, as people of various cultures have different beliefs about causes, diagnosis and treatment of illness. The need to have a transcultural perspective applies not only to our work with clients but...