Gortner's Contribution to Nursing Knowledge Development
Article first published online: 2 OCT 2007
Image: the Journal of Nursing Scholarship
Volume 27, Issue 2, pages 100–103, June 1995
How to Cite
Lauzon, S. (1995), Gortner's Contribution to Nursing Knowledge Development. Image: the Journal of Nursing Scholarship, 27: 100–103. doi: 10.1111/j.1547-5069.1995.tb00830.x
- Issue published online: 2 OCT 2007
- Article first published online: 2 OCT 2007
- Accepted for publication September 9, 1994.
- nursing science;
- science building
The building of nursing science is the core of knowledge development in nursing. Throughout the years, Gortner has shared her thoughts about science, nursing science, and ways to develop the scientific base of nursing. This paper is a synthesis of Gortner's views on science, nursing science, and nursing science building. It is based on her publications and emphasizes her contributions.