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End Matter
eChapter  End Matter
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter contains the end matter for the Ausmed chapter series Complimentary therapies in Nursing and Midwifery: From Vision to Practice. Three important appendices are supplied, from the ANF, RCN...A and Nursing Board of Victoria, along with a glossary and an index to the entire series, which will provide a useful reference for anyone wishing to locate a specific topic.
Nursing and Complementary Therapies: A N...atural Partnership
eChapter  1
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter illustrates the natural partnership between nursing, midwifery and complementary therapies, drawing on historical and contemporary material. It asks the question: how might complementary ...therapies influence nursing theory and practice and looks at some of the challenges these therapies pose to nurses’ understanding of illness and healing.
Education and Professional Development
eChapter  4
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter is an expansive look at the history of healing and the way the woman's role and education have been defined through the centuries. A number of issues and problems for nurses in the contem...porary era regarding education in complementary therapies are also highlighted. New directions in complementary therapy education are demonstrated using various examples of innovative subjects and courses becoming available in undergraduate and postgraduate education.
Research Issues in Complementary Therapi...es and Holistic Care
eChapter  6
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter provides a comprehensive discussion of the problems involved in researching complex areas of care. It focuses on the point that complementary therapies and holistic nursing are not necess...arily the same and that different research approaches may be needed. The chapter provides a friendly introduction to research for those in the clinical area who may be interested in evaluating these aspects of nursing practice.
Nutrition as a Complementary Therapy
eChapter  8
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter will provide health practitioners with a basic understanding of nutrition and the role it plays in health and disease. Nurses are often the first port of call in relation to health advice... and the information in this chapter will help them enlighten those with whom they come into contact.
Prelims
eChapter  Prelims
Added: 31/05/2009
Prelims: Dedication, Foreword, Preface, About the Authors and Contents...
The Nurse Manager
eChapter  1
Added: 31/05/2009
The role of the nurse manager is complex and diverse. In this chapter, learn about the necessary qualities integral to becoming a first rate nurse manager......
Introduction to Music Therapy
eChapter  13
Added: 31/05/2009
Music is another ancient therapy that is experiencing a renaissance as a contemporary healing modality. Music as sound waves and as evocation has many interesting effects on the body and mind. These e...ffects can be negative as well as therapeutic. Music therapy is clearly explained and relevant research from various disciplines is used to support the discussion. Practical advice on different approaches to music therapy, from one-on-one to ambient sound, is offered.
第二章: 晋升与职业关系 (Workin...g Relationships and Promotion)
eChapter  2
Added: 31/05/2009
随着护士这一职业的不断变化与发展, 护士长这个角色也在全球范围内为大众所熟悉。无论人们赋予护士长这一职业的头衔是什么,从本质上看他们的...责是管理其他护士的工作。如果一名护士承认他或她有成为护士长的个人目标, 那么这个目标会经常性地激励他或她去了解一个成功的护士长是怎样实现有效地开展工作的。 自我认知能力是成为一名优秀护士长的必要前提,而从临床护士到护士长的晋升则是被大多数护士从业人员看作是一种事业成就。
Careers and Opportunities: Complementary... Therapies and Future Nursing
eChapter  7
Added: 31/05/2009
The rise in the popularity of complementary therapies has opened the door to countless opportunities for nurses and midwives to diversify their career, or even specialise in a completely novel discipl...ine. This chapter explores many interesting possibilities for nurses and midwives attracted to expanding their practice with complementary therapies.
Relaxation - The Learned Response
eChapter  11
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter reminds readers that, unlike the stress response, relaxation does not happen automatically. The links between the mind and the body, and psychoneuroimmunology (PNI) research that now prov...ides theoretical support for the use of various complementary therapies are discussed. The findings about PNI and the relationship between stress, relaxation, the mind and the feeling state is clarified and simple exercises in relaxation, guided imagery and meditation are included to enable the reader to experience these states.
第三章: 合乎伦理的管理 (Managi...ng Ethically)
eChapter  3
Added: 31/05/2009
在当代护理中,有很多问题会深远的涉及到伦理问题,其中包括替代决策,医疗资源的合理使用,护士们道德上的困境以及下属人员与家庭的冲突等等...而护士长职责中一个重要的组成部分就是加强医疗保健团队认识护理的伦理方面以及做出合乎伦理的决策能力。
Complementary Care: Redefining Nursing f...or the New Millennium
eChapter  2
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter discusses barriers to the implementation of complementary therapies into nursing practice. Internalised barriers derived from the power relationships within the health care system are the... main focus of interest. Powerful covert barriers are deeply embedded in the very construct of nursing's self-image, and these are revealed and challenged in this chapter.
Dealing with Unhelpful Nurses
eChapter  8
Added: 31/05/2009
Unhelpful behaviours are a major concern for managers. This chapter provides nurse managers with tips for dealing with unhelpful behaviours, includes steps for dealing with a major issue and also addr...esses the issue of bullying...
Aromatherapy
eChapter  9
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter discusses various aspects of aromatherapy including its history, its application in nursing and midwifery, recent research into its use and educational approaches towards using it. Aromat...herapy appears to be the complementary therapy of most interest to nurses and midwives. This chapter provides a thorough introduction to the subject. Some interesting case histories are included to demonstrate the practical benefits of aromatherapy in various situations.
Prelims
eChapter  Prelims
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter contains the preliminaries for the Ausmed chapter series Complimentary therapies in Nursing and Midwifery: From Vision to Practice. The foreword has been written by Judy Jacka, the former... chair of the Southern School of Natural Therapies. A list of the individual chapters is also provided along with a glossary of key terms.
Nursing and the Role of Animals
eChapter  14
Added: 31/05/2009
Humans and animals have evolved together over thousands of years to the extent, one could argue, that a relationship of co-dependency exists. A number of research studies provide clear evidence that h...uman–animal interaction yields numerous benefits. This chapter explores the impact of animals on human health and discusses how nurses can facilitate pet therapy into health care.
Developing Clinical Practice Guidelines
eChapter  3
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter deals with the development of policies for the workplace. Descriptions of the process of developing complementary therapy guidelines for a large teaching hospital, commencing with the rat...ionale for the use of guidelines are included...
Promotion and Professional Relationships
eChapter  2
Added: 31/05/2009
Becoming a nurse manager can be both personally and professionally challenging. This chapter advises on how to cope with the transition to becoming a nurse manager and provides suggestions for maintai...ning good relations with colleagues.
Legal and Ethical Aspects of Complementa...ry Therapies and Complementary Care
eChapter  5
Added: 31/05/2009
This chapter provides comprehensive information about aspects of Australia's legal system that may influence the provision of complementary therapies by nurses, information that has been difficult for... nurses to access in the past. It also covers how complementary therapies are regulated or self-regulated, liability, the nature of negligence, mechanisms for complaint by the public and issues around consent.

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