Making judgement as to whether a theory could be adapted for use in research is very important. Describe the internal and external criticism that is used to evaluate middle range theories.
Student outcomes that must be explored in the discussion are the following: (pick one)
- Critique nursing’s conceptual models, grand theories, and mid-range theories.
- Examine the influence that nursing models and theories have upon research and practice.
- Apply nursing theory or theories to nursing research.
Provide an explanation of how the applicable Student Learning Outcomes were explored or related to the weekly discussion topic.