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Nursing Theorist

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Ernestine Wiedenbach
The Helping Art of Clinical Nursing

The Helping Art of Clinical Nursing
  • Developed the Clinical Nursing – A Helping Art Model.
  • She advocated that the nurse’s individual philosophy or central purpose lends credence to nursing care.
  • She believed that nurses meet the individual’s need for help through the identification of the needs, administration of help, and validation that actions were helpful. Components of clinical practice: Philosophy, purpose, practice and an art.

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Eula Oliphant
5500 Southwestern Medical Avenue
Dallas, Texas 75235-7299
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