Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC), 6th Edition

Nursing Interventions Classification (NIC)

6th Edition

By Gloria M. Bulechek, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor College of Nursing Center for Nursing Classification and Clinical Effectiveness University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242 ; Howard K. Butcher, PhD, RN, PMHCNS-BC, Associate Professor College of Nursing Center for Nursing Classification and Clinical Effectiveness University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242 ; Joanne M. Dochterman, PhD, RN, FAAN, Professor Emeritus College of Nursing Center for Nursing Classification and Clinical Effectiveness University of Iowa Adjunct Associate Director of Nursing University of Iowa Iowa City, IA 52242 and Cheryl Wagner, RN, PhD, MBA/MSN, Associate Professor Program Director MSN Nurse Administrator/Executive Online Program College of Nursing South University Iowa City, IA 52242


Front Matter

Preface

Strengths of NIC

Acknowledgements

Recognition List

Fellows

Organizations

Definitions of Terms

How to find an intervention

PART ONE

Overview and Use of the Classification

Chapter One: Understanding NIC

Chapter Two: Use of NIC in Practice, Education, and Research

PART TWO

Taxonomy of Nursing Interventions

PART THREE

The Classification

PART FOUR

Core Interventions for Nursing Specialty Areas

PART FIVE

Estimated Time and Education Level Necessary to Perform NIC Interventions

PART SIX

NIC Interventions Linked to NANDA-I Diagnoses

PART Seven

Appendixes

Appendix A: Interventions: New, Revised and Retired Since the Fifth Edition

Appendix B: Guidelines for Submission of a New or Revised Intervention

Appendix C: Timeline and Highlights for NIC

Appendix D: Abbreviations

Appendix E: Previous editions and translations