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Locating Nursing Theory in CINAHL

In CINAHL, you can search for specific nursing theories.

  • Select CINAHL Headings on the blue menu bar at the top of the page.
  • Type nursing theory in the search box and make sure that button next to Relevancy Ranked is selected.
  • Click on Browse.
  • Select Nursing Theory, then expand the Nursing Models, Theoretical by selecting the + sign.
  • From this list, you may select one of the theories or models to search.


A Selection of Books on Nursing Theories