Integrative Nursing

Paperback | January 31, 2014

EditorMary Jo Kreitzer, Mary Koithan

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Integrative medicine is defined as healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person (body, mind, and spirit) as well as all aspects of lifestyle. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship and makes use of appropriate therapies, both conventional and alternative. This volume is the first complete roadmap to integrative nursing, providing a step-by-step guide to assess and clinically treat conditions through a variety of combined methodologies including wellness, lifestyle enhancement, and nutrition. This text puts forth both the skills and theoreticalframeworks for multidisciplinary leaders to consider and implement integrative healthcare strategies within institutions, including several case studies involving practical nursing-led initiatives. Sections one and two cover the foundations, including principles and best practices, healing environments, whole systems healing, and measurement of outcomes. The third section outlines major areas of system management such as pain, nausea, insomnia, anxiety, depression, stress, and behavioraldysfunction. The fourth and fifth sections address applications to patient populations, models of care, and models of education. The final section collects global perspectives. The academic rigor of the text is balanced by practical and relevant content that can be readily implemented into practice for both established professionals as well as students enrolled in undergraduate or graduate nursing programs.

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Integrative medicine is defined as healing-oriented medicine that takes account of the whole person (body, mind, and spirit) as well as all aspects of lifestyle. It emphasizes the therapeutic relationship and makes use of appropriate therapies, both conventional and alternative. This volume is the first complete roadmap to integrative ...

Mary Jo Kreitzer is Director at the Center for Spirituality and Healing, and Professor at the School of Nursing at the University of Minnesota. Mary Koithan is Associate Professor at the College of Nursing at the University of Arizona.

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Format:PaperbackDimensions:648 pages, 9.25 × 6.12 × 0.68 inPublished:January 31, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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I Foundations of Integrative Nursing1. Concepts and Principles of Integrative Nursing2. The Integrated Nurse: Wholeness, Self-Discovery and Self -Care3. The Integrated Nurse: Way of the Healer4. Whole Systems Healing: A New Leadership Path5. Building an Integrative Health Program6. Transforming the Healthcare Environment through a hospital-based Integrative Health Initiative: Sanford Medical Center7. Creating Optimal Healing Environments8. Integrative Nursing Caring Science, Human Caring and Peace9. Informatics and Integrative HealthcareII Optimizing Wellbeing10. Advancing Wellbeing in People, Organizations and Communities11. Facilitating Lifestyle Choice and Change12. Movement and Integrative Nursing13. Nutrition and Integrative Nursing14. Health Coaching: A Partnership on the Journey to WellbeingIII Symptom Management and Integrative Nursing15. Integrative Nursing and Symptom Management16. Integrative Nursing Management of Stress17. Integrative Nursing Management of Nausea18. Integrative Nursing Management of Sleep19. Integrative Nursing Management of Anxiety20. Integrative Nursing Management of Depressed Mood21. Integrative Nursing Management of Fatigue22. Integrative Nursing Management of Pain23. Integrative Nursing Management of Cognitive Impairment24. Integrative Nursing Care of Human SpiritIV Integrative Nursing Applications25. Integrative Nursing in Acute Care Settings26. Integrative Nursing in the Community27. Integrative Nursing in Mental Health: Models of Team-orientated Approaches28. Integrative Nursing Older Adults Across the Continuum29. Integrative Nursing Palliative Care and End-of-Life30. Integrative Nursing and the EnvironmentV Integrative Nursing: Models of Education31. Pre-Licensure Nursing Education for Integrative Nursing32. Graduate Nursing Education for Integrative Nursing33. Continuing Professional Development for Integrative Nursing34. Integrative Nursing and Health LiteracyVI Integrative Nursing: Global Perspectives - State of the Practice35. Integrative Nursing in Germany36. Integrative Nursing in Turkey37. Integrative Nursing in the United Kingdom38. Integrative Nursing in Ireland39. Integrative Nursing in Iceland40. Integrative Nursing in Sweden41. Global Activism, Advocacy and Transformation: Florence Nightingale's Legacy for the 21st Century