This assignment presents a modified method for conducting a concept analysis of one concept that is important and useful to the nurse practitioner’s role. The concept for this assignment must be supported by a published nursing theory. The selected concept is identified, and then the elements of the analysis process are applied in order to synthesize knowledge for application, as demonstrated through the creation of a model case. Theoretical applications of the concept are also discussed. Non-nursing theories may not be used. Scholarly literature is incorporated throughout the analysis.
Only the elements identified in this assignment should be used for this concept analysis.
The selected concept:Pain
Definition/Explanation of the selected nursing concept:
Three defining attributes:
1 Antecedent and 1 Consequence of the concept:
Theoretical Applications of the Concept: