Neuman elaborated on how to construct Neuman Model—based research. Rhessiane Roda Bsn 1-c said. . With the help of this theory,I know that we can overcome different stressors as long as we know how to deal with it. As I read this article she believes that nursing recquires a holistic approach that consider all the factor that may affects the client health,physical,physiological,psychological,mental.
This article is one the guide to our nursing profession. She serves as a consultant internationally for nursing schools theory-based practice. She impressed me because of her great contributions in nursing. Reaction Reactions are the outcomes or produced results of certain stressors and actions of the lines resistance of a client. The model also assisted the student to carry out in-depth assessments, to categorize comprehensive data, and to plan specific interventions with the client.
Olaf College, Northfield, Minnesota, also have used the model. Intrapersonal stressors physiological, psychological, socio-cultural, and spiritual , interpersonal stressors being away from family and children and extra-personal stressors aggression and psychological pressure from the spouse were found. Holistic approach and efficacious nursing interventions make alleviations in the case of people in distress. It is simple and easy for us to understand,but it might be true that people without any background on our field may find difficulty understanding it because of the use of some unfamiliar terms. Her model can easily adapt to future changes in the health care delivery. The Neuman Systems Model has been used for over 2 decades; first as a teaching tool and later as a conceptual model to observe and interpret the phenomena of nursing and health care globally.
Strategies that might be used include immunization, health education, exercise, and lifestyle changes. Her theory is used by many colleges and universities in other countries because according to them it is more applicable to their practice. The theory's Three Levels of Prevention gives guide to the nurse for them to easily help the patient to recover and avoid stress. Her system model can help and can be used by nurses and related profession. As a human being, it is normal that I could experience stress, because of this, I try my best to attain my balance to be healthy again. Harrington 67A-150 M 1:00pm - 3:15pm M.
Betty Neuman is a theorists with a love life, her husband is a doctor. She has also a lovelife,unliked the other theorist that we have discussed. System Model provides an Holistic approach to nursing care and it serves as a guide to attain the goal of wellness. Given the existing body of knowledge concerning Neuman system model-derived middle range theory concepts in the caregiver population, the middle-range theory of caregiver role strain could be tested empirically. Prevention is the main nursing intervention to achieve this balance.
The theory focuses on the response of the patient system to actual or potential environmental stressors and the use of primary, secondary, and tertiary nursing prevention intervention for retention, attainment, and maintenance of patient system wellness. I think Betty Neuman is unique because she is the first theorist that was discussed who have a married life. Her systems model in nursing practice helps a lot to cope up with the illness from the client variable up to the time of adjustment or reconstitution. I believe that Betty Neuman has one of the brightest idea when she concluded that the body is more than the sum of its parts and therefore an open system that is reacting and adjusting in an environment. I think her way of gining care is really helpful to the patient because not only his physical health is the focus but also all his state. While reading the journal, it shows that her theory has a great influenced to the nursing practice.
Nurse Education Today, 29, 371- 379. She helped those person who need her helped. Stressors are the forces that produce tension to every individual. Unlike the other theorist, she has her lovelife and is married. Fiorito 67A-216 M 1:00pm - 4:15pm O.
The bases and perceptions of the theory are going to be significant in future upcoming health care concerns. I learned a lot because of her theory. The client as a system is in dynamic, constant energy exchange with the environment. Same in the nurse-patient relationship. Advanced Nursing Science, 19 3 , 1- 13. The focus of the nurse is not just on the physical wellness of the person but as well as the physiological, psychological;, mental,social,cultural and spiritual. He is able to do some of his activities with assistance.