The purpose of this particular assignment is to evaluate learners critical thinking skills in discussing the importance of Virginia Henderson's theory in nursing practice.
Nursing need theory is being developed by Virginia Henderson to discuss the focus of nursing practices. It discusses the importance of providing freedom to the patients in hospitals in order to make them recover soon. This theory focuses on the basic need requirement of humans and how nurses will help the humans to accomplish and meet their ultimate requirement and needs.
Discuss the significance of Henderson's theory in dealing with 68 year old patient having stroke in your institution. Use the 14 components of the needs theory to evaluate its importance.