comfort theory


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comfort theory

A nursing theory developed by Katherine Kolcaba that proposes that the relief of distress, sorrow, worry, grief, anxiety and hopelessness are the primary goals of holistic nursing.
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2003) Comfort Theory and practice: A vision far holistic health care and research.
In conjunction with this progression, the content builds from the seeds of original discovery in comfort theory and practice to a community, national, and global vision for how to apply principles of healing comfort.
It also confirms my comfort theory that superwaif models may earn earn millions but, with their togs off, look like toothbrushes with all the allure of gnawed spare ribs.