Spirituality and Holistic care
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...care to the patients (Dyson, Cobb, & Forman, 2007). As part of the study, the student nurse will first discuss about the essential nature of spirituality as a core component of holistic care. Aiming to prove that the student nurse has gained a better understanding with regards to the role of nurses in supporting individuals spiritually when taking care of patients who are chronically ill... Spirituality and Holistic Care Introduction Chronic illnesses are sickness that is “continuousindefinitely”. (Larson & Lubkin, 2009, p. 4) In general, older individuals have a higher tendency to experience mild to severe disability related to arthritis, hypertension, ischemic heart disease, Alzheimer’s disease,...