Practice and Research
Meehan TC, Timmons F, Burke J. (2018) Fundamental care guided by the Careful Nursing Philosophy and Professional Practice Model©. Journal of Clinical Nursing, 27, 2260-2273
Comparison of the Careful Nursing Philosophy and Professional Practice Model with the Fundamentals of Care Framework of Alison Kitson and colleagues.It argues that Careful Nursing provides nurses with a values-based, comprehensive guide to provision of fundamental nursing care
Murphy, S., Mc Mullin, R., Brennan, S., & Meehan, T. C. (2018). Exploring implementation of the Careful Nursing Philosophy and Professional Practice Model© in hospital-based practice. Journal of Nursing Management, 26, 263–273.
This study reports an exploratory implementation study of the Careful Nursing Philosophy and Professional Practice Model in one ward of a major urban acute tertiary referral teaching hospital in Ireland.
Weldon JM, Langan K, Miedema F, Myers J, Oakie A, Walter E. (2014) Overcoming language barriers for pediatric surgical patients and their family members. AORN Journal 5, 617-629.
Report of a USA medical center program designed to respond to the language needs of children who undergo cardiac surgery and their families who attend clinics in Mexico. It describes how aspects of care are guided by the Careful Nursing Philosophy and Professional Practice Model.
Meehan T.C. (2012) Spirituality and spiritual care from a Careful Nursing perspective. Journal of Nursing Management, 8, 990-1001.
An historical overview of spirituality in nursing and spiritual care from the perspective of Careful Nursing, with implications for nursing management and practice. Note that as of 2014 the terms dimension and concept have been reversed and some principles and concepts have undergone minor revisions or been elaborated.