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What's in a Name?
7. Nursing Classification: What's in a Name?
Overview and Summary
Summary and Overview: Nursing Classification: What's in a Name?
Margaret O'Bryan Doheny, PhD, RN, ONC (September 30, 1998)
Critical Need to Address Accuracy of Nurses’ Diagnoses
Margaret Lunney, RN, PhD (January 31, 2008)
Standardized Nursing Language: What Does It Mean for Nursing Practice?
Marjorie A. Rutherford, RN, MA (January 31, 2008)
The International Classification for Nursing Practice (ICNP®) Programme: Advancing a Unifying Framework for Nursing
Amy Coenen, PhD, RN , FAAN (April 3, 2003)
Home Health Care Classification System (HHCC): An Overview
Virginia K. Saba, EdD, RN, FAAN, FACMI (August 30, 2002)
Classifying Nursing Work
Geoffrey C. Bowker, Ph.D.; Susan Leigh Star, Ph.D.; Mark A. Spasser, Ph.D., AHIP (March 20, 2001)
Factors Influencing Nursing-Sensitive Outcomes in Taiwanese Nursing Homes
Ke-Ping A. Yang, PhD, RN; Lillian M. Simms, PhD, RN, FAAN; Jeo-Chen T. Yin, PhD, RN (August 3, 1999)
Nursing Nomenclature and Classification System Development
Marjory Gordon, PhD, RN, FAAN (September 30, 1998)
Is One Taxonomy Needed for Health Care Vocabularies and Classifications?
Kathleen A. McCormick, PhD, RN, FAAN, FRCNA, FACMI; Cheryl B. Jones, PhD, RN (September 30, 1998)
The International Classification For Nursing Practice Project
June Clark, DBE, PhD, RN, RHV, FRCN (September 30, 1998)
Characteristics of a Good Nursing Nomenclature from an Informatics Perspective
Rita D. Zielstorff, RN, MS, FAAN (September 30, 1998)
General Letters to the Editor
Letter to the Editor on Standardized Nursing Language: What Does It Mean for Nursing Practice?
Linda Q. Thede, PhD, RN BC (October 30, 2008)
Reply by author Marjorie A. Rutherford
Marjorie A. Rutherford (October 30, 2008)
Letter to the Editor on "Classifying Nursing Work"
Hugh McKenna D. Phil, RN (March 17, 2004)
Reply by Bowker, Spasser to McKenna on "Classifying Nursing Work"
Mark Spasser, PhD, AHIP; Geoffrey Bowker, PhD (March 17, 2004)
Letter to the Editor on "Nursing Nomenclature and Classification System Development"
John Hewes (February 3, 1999)
Nursing Classification: What's in a Name? References
Ruth Ludwick, PhD, RN (September 30, 1998)
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