Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory: Concepts and Applications

Analyze the self-care deficit nursing theory.

What is the goal of the theory? Mention and describe four constituent sub-theories:

  • Theory of Self-Care (TSC);
  • Theory of Dependent Care (TDC);
  • Theory of Self-Care Deficit (TSCD);
  • Theory of Nursing Systems (TNS).

Discuss the unfocused state of the research in the field. Describe Fawcett’s classification of health as a crucial constituent of the metaparadigm.