TITLE

nursing model

PUB. DATE
January 2005
SOURCE
Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary;2005, p1499
SOURCE TYPE
Book
DOC. TYPE
Reference Entry
ABSTRACT
A definition of the medical term "nursing model" is presented. Nursing model refers to a conceptual model that refers to abstract and general ideas about human beings, their environments, health and nursing. The definition is from the "Taber's Cyclopedic Medical Dictionary," published by F.A. Davis Co.
ACCESSION #
21238009

 

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