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Nursing Theory

Topical overview and research resources for Nursing Theories

What Makes it Middle Range?

Middle Range Nursing Theory

Theories of nursing that are Middle-Range tend to be more specific in focus and offer more concrete connections between Grand Nursing Theories and Nursing Practice. The concepts of Middle-Range theories tend to be less abstract and tend to me more verifiable through testing. These theories can often attempt to describe, explain, or predict certain phenomenon in clinical practice. 


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