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Enfermería Global

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BACKES, Dirce Stein et al. From predictable care to complex nursing care. Enferm. glob. [online]. 2014, vol.13, n.36, pp.275-281. ISSN 1695-6141.

This study aims to present a theoretical reflection that enables to expand nursing care as a complex phenomenon, in which and for which, frequently, are not have linear and predictable answers. Signal up aspects that drive the need to adopt new models of thought, capable of admit the adverse and contradictory processes in everyday life of being and doing nursing. It discusses, need to overcome the logic of fragmentation, of predictability, of certainty and of the excessive order - ready recipes of care -still outstanding in care practices.

Keywords : Nursing Care; Nonlinear Dynamics; Systems Theory.

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