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In order for nurses to deliver the best care to patients, we need to start from within by utilizing this process into our lives. In conclusion, Jean Watson’s theory represents that caring is the essence of nursing. The theory provides many useful concepts for the practice of nursing which gives guidance to apply them in practice, research and everyday life experiences.
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