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Chamberlain WK4 Discussion The nursing profession has gone through a lot of changes to attain the status it currently has, courtesy of theorists. The practice of a nurse must be supported by a broad range of theoretical frameworks not only to distinguish the profession from the rest but also to provide quality patient care. My presentation is aimed at annulling the common perception among some nurses that theories have no role in clinical practice. Nurses apply theories every day; the moment they step in a unit to offer care to patients in need (Arnold & Boggs, 2015). An example of a nursing theory whose application cannot be ignored by a nurse is Jean Watson’s theory of human caring. In their quest to offer quality care to patients, nurses build interpersonal relationships; which in turn increase their ability not only to perform tasks using critical thinking but also to improve their quality of lives (Yoder-Wise, 2014). Nurses are
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  • Fall '18
  • Ayodi
  • Nursing, jean watson

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