Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-x
  2. The Roper-Logan-Tierney model today

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Charleen Newton
      Pages 3-12
    3. Charleen Newton
      Pages 13-19
  3. Applying the model

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 33-33
    2. Charleen Newton
      Pages 99-116
    3. Charleen Newton
      Pages 117-154
    4. Charleen Newton
      Pages 155-170
  4. Critique of the model

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Charleen Newton
      Pages 173-193
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 194-213

About this book


Human physiological and psychosocial behaviour essential to maintain life underpins Roper et al's activities of living model. Examples of these activities are breathing, eating, personal cleansing, learning, working, playing. Originating in Britain, the model stresses continual patient assessment, facilitation of the patient's normal activities of living and individualised care.


care diagnosis nursing

Authors and affiliations

  • Charleen¬†Newton
    • 1
  1. 1.Research & Development DepartmentRoyal Hampshire County HospitalWinchesterUK

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