Many challenges face the nursing community in expanding the empirical knowledge base that informs rural nursing practice. This collection develops creative and effective strategies in identifying relevant research and presents them within the context of the rural delivery system. the contributors, all noted nurse scientists, include discussions of the key problems they deal with within the context of recent reports on the state of rural health. This approach enables the reader to situate available nursing knowledge within the broader context of knowledge about each problem as a whole. While thThese simple problems present insurmountable barriers to escape or to seek assistance in the rural setting. Weapons were often used in rural assaults ( Teaster, Roberto, aamp; Dugar, 2006). Rural women were more likely to report the use ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||Annual Review of Nursing Research, Volume 26, 2008|
|Author||:||Fitzpatrick, Joyce J. Fitzpatrick PhD, RN, FAAN|
|Publisher||:||Springer Publishing Company - 2008-06-09|