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Nursing Theorists
Two essays on Dr. Imogene King and Dr. Calista Roy and their nursing theories.
# 129447 | 1,000 words | 7 sources | APA | 2006 | US
Published on Dec 01, 2006 in Medical and Health (Nursing) , Women Studies (Historical Figures)

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This paper is a combination of two small papers, one two-page document on the life of nursing theorist Dr. Imogene King with one page on her life and one page on her theory of Goal Attainment, and the second two page document following the same format on Dr. Calista Roy, developer of the Roy Adaptation Model. Current research is cited for both.

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"Nursing theorists Dr. Imogene King received her Doctorate of Education in 1961 from Teacher's College at Columbia University, however she started out her nursing career in 1945, receiving a "diploma," probably equivalent to what we would considered a certification to be today, from St. John's Hospital of Nursing in St. Louis, Missouri (Orlando, 2005). A more formal Bachelors of Nursing degree was obtained from the same university in 1948 as was her masters of science in nursing in 1957 (Orlando, 2005). Dr. King focused her professional career in academia rather teaching at..."

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