Week 1 Discussion 2: Applying Florence Nightingale’s Theory to Your Life

Overview The purpose of this post is to better understand nursing theories and to determine how you can apply the Nightingale’s theory in practice. Initial Post Please respond to the following prompts: -To better understand nursing theories, create a brief timeline of the history of nursing theory. (This can be in outline/bullet format) -Choose one patient care problem (for example, adolescents at the end of life) and describe two ways you can apply Nightingale’s theory to the concept of environment. -View the trailer of An Inconvenient Truth (2:30 minutes), which is a movie by former Vice President Al Gore. How can you use Nightingale’s theory to address this major environmental problem? https://www.youtube.com/embed/wnjx6KETmi4 – link to trailer Your initial post should contain two to three paragraphs with three to four sentences per paragraph. The post should integrate a minimum of three readings and/or other evidence-based research articles no more than 3 years old and use APA formatting for the citations and references.