Organisational Development in the Nursing Field

Organisational development (OD) is widely documented in a plethora of literature many theorists suggest that OD is science based and its topics are rooted in behavioural sciences. OD emerged in the 1960s in

Adaptation Responses of Selected Pregnant Women

SUMMARY: This study sought to determine the level of adaptation responses of the selected pregnant women in terms of physiologic mode, self-concept mode, role function mode and interdependence mode and the

Running Head: Stroke Studies

Accounting for 700,000 deaths per year and occurring every three minutes in the United States (Harvey, 2004), cerebral vascular accidents (CVA) are common life-threatening/ life-changing emergencies treated in hospitals across the nation. A CVA, also known as a

Health Care – Based on Social Good Will, Not Profit

It is no secret that health care costs are spiraling out of control in this country. The approach that the United States government has taken towards the public health-care system should be completely reevaluated.

Aphasia – Communication Impairment

Aphasia is a general term used to describe one or more disorders that have caused the loss or impairment of the ability to speak or communicate. (Akmajian Demers, and Harnish 1979:306) This can be caused by disease (

My Journey Into Nursing: A New Life Changes My Life

Earliest Recollections
When I was younger, I never entertained the thought of being a nurse. The thought of seeing all that blood made me sick to my stomach. When I was younger, I would often pass out when I got my vaccinations or

The Nursing Process: Risk For Injury

Nursing is a profession which is prominent across the world. When society changes, nursing also changes. Nurses possess a skill unlike other professionals; nurses must master more information than ever before

Schizophrenia – A Brain Disease

Schizophrenia is a disease of the brain that interferes with normal brain and mental function. This disease affects not only the patient, but the patients’ family as well. Learning that a person is schizophrenic is

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