Transcultural Nursing: Current Trends in Theoretical Works.

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Journal Article (Review)

PURPOSE:To explore the current trends in theoretical works related to transcultural nursing through an integrated literature review. METHODS:The literature on theoretical works related to transcultural nursing during the past 10 years was searched through multiple databases and reviewed to determine themes reflecting the current trends in theoretical works related to transcultural nursing. RESULTS:Through the review and analysis process, four themes reflecting the current trends in theoretical works related to transcultural nursing were found: (a) purposes of exploring, defining and clarifying, and reflecting; (b) various theorizing methods; (c) multiple sources of theorizing; and (d) clear linkages to nursing practice and research. CONCLUSION:Continuous efforts need to be made to further develop the theoretical works related to transcultural nursing to reflect changes in this ever-changing nursing world.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Im, E-O; Lee, Y

Published Date

  • September 2018

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 12 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 157 - 165

PubMed ID

  • 30179700

Pubmed Central ID

  • 30179700

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 2093-7482

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1976-1317

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.anr.2018.08.006

Language

  • eng