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Measurement of Nursing Outcomes, 2nd Edition

Measurement of Nursing Outcomes, 2nd Edition

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Volume 2: Client Outcomes and Quality of Care


  • Ora Strickland PhD, RN, FAAN
  • Colleen Dilorio PhD, RN, FAAN

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This thoroughly updated and revised new edition of the award-winning series on measurement presents nearly 80 actual, tested intruments for assessing nursing outcomes in a multitude of settings and situations. Each tool is accompanied by a descriptive essay that includes information on purpose, administration, scoring, and reliability and validity. Whether you are interested in measuring patient outcomes, evaluating patient learning, or assessing the effectiveness of teaching and learning in a nursing school, this compendium can provide the authoritative tools you need.

Volume 1: Measuring Nursing Performance in Practice, Education, and Research
Carolyn Feher Waltz, PhD, RN, FAAN and Louise Sherman Jenkins, PhD, RN, FAAN

Volume 2: Client Outcomes and Quality of Care
Ora Lea Strickland, PhD, RN, FAAN and Coleen DiIorio, PhD, RN, FAAN
December 2002

Volume 3: Self Care and Coping
Ora Leah Strickland, PhD, RN, FAAN and Coleen DiIorio, PhD, RN, FAAN
December 2002

Product Details 

  • Publication Date January 16, 2003
  • Page Count 328
  • Product Form Hardback
  • ISBN 13 9780826114273
  • EISBN 9780826116130

Table of Contents 

    Part I: Measuring Functional Abilities and Outcomes of Care
  1. Assessment of Functional Abilities and Goal Attainment Scales: A Criterion-Referenced Measure, I.M King
  2. Multidimensional Fucntional Assessment of the Elderly: The Iowa Self-Assessment Inventory, W.W. Morris and K.C. Buckwalter
  3. The Levels of Cognitive Functioning Scale, J. Flannery
  4. Evaluating Older Persons for Cognitive Impairment: The Abilities Assessment Instrument, D.L. Wells, P. Dawson, S. Sidani, et al
  5. The Family Well-Being Assessment Tool, S.M. Caldwell
  6. A Measure of Denial in Coronary Clients: The Robinson Self-Appraisal Inventory, K.R. Robinson
  7. Measuring Stress After Acute Myocardial Infraction: The Stress of Discharge Assessment Tool, Version Two, J.C. Toth
  8. Schwartz Cancer Fatigue Scale, A.L. Schwartz
  9. ADL Self-Care Scale for Persons with Multiple Sclerosis, E.E. Gulick
  10. The Touch Instrument, A. Huckstadt
  11. Measuring Attentional Demands in Community-Dwelling Elders, D.A. Jansen and M.L. Keller

  12. Part II: Client’s Perceptions of Care
  13. The Distress Checklist, N. Wells
  14. The Child Medical Fear Scale, M.E. Broome and T. Mobley
  15. The Perception of Empathy Inventory, K. Wheeler

  16. Part III: Measuring Care and Quality of Care
  17. The Satisfaction with Nursing Care Questionnaire: English Version, L. Eriksen
  18. The Satisfaction with Nursing Care Questionnaire: Spanish Version, L. Eriksen
  19. Measuring the Caring Process in Nursing: The Caring Behavior Checklist and the Client Perception of Caring Scale, A.M. McDaniel
  20. Measuring Patient Satisfaction Outcomes Across Provider Disciplines, G.W. Marsh
  21. Measuring Putcomes in Home Health Care: The Episode Coding Form, J.I. Feldman and R.J. Richard
  22. The Individualized Care Index, G. van Servellen
  23. Measuring the Ability to Recognize Patient Problems Early: The Manifestations of Early Recognition Scale, P. Minick