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Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avan

Directions
:
Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avan
t
(2011)
.
Select a nursing

related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for
your
DNP
project. Examples of nursing

related concepts are
health, environment,
self

care,
caring, quality, excellence,
mentoring, leadersh
ip, change,
compliance,
advocacy, and adaptation.
Other concepts can certainly be
identified,
and
you may use a phr
ase (e.g. cultural competence)
.
Each student is
to submit a paper in APA format (see Writing
B
ootcamp) not to exceed 6

8 pages (not including the
M
S
SON approved title page &
reference list).
Most r
eferences
need to be within
5 years. Directions: Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avant (2011).Select a nursing-related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for your project. Examples of nursing-related concepts are health, environment, self-care, caring, quality, excellence, mentoring, leadership, change, compliance, advocacy, and adaptation. Other concepts can certainly be identified, and you may use a phrase (e.g. cultural competence). Each student is to submit a paper in APA format (see Writing Bootcamp) not to exceed 6-8 pages (not including the MSSON approved title page &reference list).
Directions: Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avant (2011).Select a nursing-related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for your project. Examples of nursing-related concepts are health, environment, self-care, caring, quality, excellence, mentoring, leadership, change, compliance, advocacy, and adaptation. Other concepts can certainly be identified, and you may use a phrase (e.g. cultural competence). Each student is to submit a paper in APA format (see Writing Bootcamp) not to exceed 6-8 pages (not including the MSSON approved title page &reference list). Most references need to be within 5 years.
Walker, L. O., & Avant, K. C. (2011). Concept analysis. In Strategies for theory construction in nursing(5thed., pp. 157-178). Upper Saddle River, NJ: Prentice Hall.
Walker & Avant Steps:
Points PossiblePoints Earned
1Identify your chosen nursing-related concept; describe the clinical problem and the significance of this concept to nursing in general and then specifically to your practice.10
2Define the aim of the concept analysis. “Why am I doing this analysis?”10
3Identify all the uses of the concept.10
4What are the defining attributes of this concept?10
5Identify a model case.Boldthe defining attributes5
6Identify and describe a borderline case.5Identify and describe a related case.5Identify and describe a contrary case.5
7Identify antecedents related to the concept. 5Identify consequences related to the concept.5
8Define the empirical referents of the concept.5
Summarize the key points regarding the concept.10
Adheres to APA guidelines. 10
Title Page(the one approved and listed in your writing boot-camp) and Reference page5
Directions
:
Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avan
t
(2011)
.
Select a nursing

related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for
5 years. Directions
:
Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avan
t
(2011)
.
Select a nursing

related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for
5 years. Directions
:
ReaDirections
:
Read and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avan
t
(2011)
.
Select a nursing

related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for
5 years. d and become familiar with the eight steps of a concept analysis as outlined by Walker and Avan
t
(2011)
.
Select a nursing

related concept and explore it in detail. Your choice of concept should relate to the topic for