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This ambitious and long-awaited volume brings together foremost nursing scholars and educators to review and critique the state of nursing research across topics most relevant to current practice. Comprehensive in scope, cogent and truly thought provoking, a book such as the Handbook for Clinical Nursing Research is a must-have shelf reference for every nurse carrying out research or aspiring to conduct research and for those who teach them.
Chapter 8: Community-Focused Interventions and Outcomes Strategies
Community-Focused Interventions and Outcomes Strategies
Traditionally and currently, nursing as a discipline has been in a pivotal role to assist in the JJL development and maintenance of healthier communities. From the activities of our historical fore-mothers, Nightingale, Wald, Doc, Barton, and many others, to our contemporary colleagues leading the march to community-focused care, nurses have long identified the community as a client of nursing practice, theory, and research. One of the primary professional disciplines involved in community-focused care, nursing is not working in isolation of other professional disciplines. In fact, the success of ...