The theory developed by Martha A. Rogers was used as the conceptual framework. Rogers' theory compares individuals and their environments to waves in continual motion. Two clients were the focus.
Theory Guided Nursing Practice. Nursing practice should be noninvasive modalities, such as therapeutic touch, humor, guided imagery, use of color, light music, meditation focusing on health potential of the person. Emphasis should be on pain management, supportive psychotherapy motivation for rehabilitation. Nursing practice is knowing rather than doing and as human service based on knowing.