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Author Wolf, Zane Robinson.
Title Exploring rituals in nursing [electronic resource] : joining art and science / Zane Robinson Wolf.
Publication Info. New York : Springer Publishing Company, c2014.
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Description 1 online resource.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Perth, W.A. Available via World Wide Web.
Note Description based on online resource; title from digital title page (viewed on Aug. 26, 2013).
Contents Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; Foreword; Preface; Prologue: Rituals in Nursing: Underpinnings and Importance; Ritual Foundations, Definitions, and Elements; Elements, Functions, and Types of Rituals; Nursing Literature on Ritual; Section I: Rituals of Nursing Practice; Chapter 1: Interpersonal Caring Ritua l and Interpersonal Relationships; Nurse-Patient Relationship: Opportunity for Caring and Ritual; Traditions, Beliefs, and Definitions; Interaction Ritual and Interpersonal Caring Ritual; Caring Theories as Framework for Caring Ritual; Relationship and Ritual
Initiation to Interpersonal RelationshipsArtistic Interpersonal Relationships; Research on Caring Relationships; Interpersonal Caring Ritual and Symbols; Summary; Chapter 2: Bathing Patients: Nursing Ritual in Transition; Traditions, Beliefs, and Definitions; Bodywork and Dirty and Clean Work: Pollution and Purification; Initiation to Bathing Patients; The Art of Bathing Patients; Research on Bathing and Hygienic Interventions; Baths, Bathing, and Symbols; Summary; Chapter 3: Postmortem Care: The Last Nursing Care
Predicting and Caring for Patients in the Last Hours of Life: Immediate ContextTraditions, Beliefs, and Procedures; Initiation to Postmortem Care; Artistic Performance; Postmortem Care as Bodywork and Dirty and Clean Work: Pollution and Purification; Summary; Appendix A; Appendix B; Chapter 4: Medication Errors and Medication Administration: Ritualistic Prevention; Traditions, Beliefs, Practices, and Definitions; Initiation to Medication Administration; Art of Medication Administration; Research on Preventing Medication Errors
Medication Errors: Ritual Objects as Symbols and Ritual Protection From ErrorSummary; Appendix A; Section II: Rituals of Socialization; Chapter 5: Change-of-Shift Report: Rite of Passage for Professional Nurses; Traditions, Beliefs, and Definitions; Initiation to Change-of-Shift Report; Artistic Performance of A Change-of-Shift Report; Research on Change-of-Shift Reports; Change-of-Shift Reports and Symbols; Summary; Chapter 6: Nursing Ceremonies: Transitions Into and in Celebration of Professional Nursing Work; Nursing Ceremonies as Initiations
Nursing Ceremonies in Celebration of Nurses' WorkOther Recognition Events; Summary; Appendix A; Appendix B; Appendix C; Epilogue: Nursing Rituals; Nursing Rituals; Glossary; References; Index
Subject Nursing -- Social aspects.
Nurses -- Social life and customs.
Added Author Ebooks Corporation
Related To Print version: Wolf, Zane Exploring Rituals in Nursing : Joining Art and Science New York : Springer Publishing Company,c2013 9780826196620
ISBN 9780826196637
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