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    The Roy Adaptation Model


A thoroughly revised and updated book, this definitive new edition reflects the latest advances in the popular Roy Adaptation Model, one of the most widely implemented nursing theories. Compact and consistent, this book focuses on the essentials of nursing practice and theory while integrating the conceptual framework of the Model into contemporary practice. Standardized nursing NANDA diagnoses are used consistently throughout the book. New case studies are included in all adaptive mode chapters.Practicing Nurses interested in a definitive guide to the Roy Adaptation Model.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Copyright, iv

Preface, v

Acknowledgments, viii

Contributors, ix

Reviewers, xii


Part One. Introduction to the Roy Adaptation Model, 1

Chapter 1. Nursing as a Knowledge-Based Profession, 2

Chapter 2. Elements of the Roy Adaptation Model, 25

Chapter 3. The Nursing Process According to the Roy Adaptation Model, 55

Chapter 4. Overview of Adaptive Modes, 87


Part Two. The Adaptive Modes for the Individual, 109

Chapter 5. Oxygenation, 110

Chapter 6. Nutrition, 128

Chapter 7. Elimination, 146

Chapter 8. Activity and Rest, 165

Chapter 9. Protection, 198

Chapter 10. Senses, 222

Chapter 11. Fluid, Electrolyte, and Acid—Base Balance, 254

Chapter 12. Neurologic Function, 269

Chapter 13. Endocrine Function, 302

Chapter 14. Self-Concept Mode of the Person, 321

Chapter 15. Role Function Mode of the Person, 358

Chapter 16. Interdependence Mode of the Person, 384


Part Three. Adaptive Modes of Relating Persons, 409

Chapter 17. Physical Mode of Relating People, 411

Chapter 18. Group Identity Mode of Relating Persons, 432

Chapter 19. Role Function Mode of Relating Persons, 457

Chapter 20. Interdependence Mode of Relating Persons, 484


Part Four. Applications of the Roy Adaptation Model, 505

Chapter 21. Applications of the Roy Adaptation Model, 507


Index, 535


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