Martha Rogers 1914-1994
Science of Unitary Human Beings
"Rogers' model focuses on the individual as a unified whole in constant interaction with the environment."
Rogers, M. E. (1970). An introduction to the theoretical basis of nursing. Philadelphia: Davis.
Rogers, M. E. (1972). Nursing: To be or not to be? Nursing Outlook, 20(1), 42-46.
Rogers, M. E. (1975). Nursing is coming of age. American Journal of Nursing, 75(10), 1834-1843, 1859.
Rogers, M. E. (1980). Nursing: A science of unitary man. In J. P. Reihl & C. Roy (Eds.), Conceptual models for nursing practice (2nd ed., pp. 329-337). New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts.
Malinski, V. (Ed.). (1986). Explorations on Martha Rogers' Science of Unitary Human Beings. Norwalk, CT: Appleton-Century-Crofts.
Wright, S. M. (1987). The use of therapeutic touch in the management of pain. Nursing Clinics of North America, 22(3), 705-713.
Buczny, D., Spiers, J., & Howard, J. R. (1989). Nursing care of a terminally ill client: Applying Martha Rogers' conceptual framework. Home Healthcare Nurse, 7(4), 13-18.
Rogers, M. E. (1989). Nursing: A science of unitary human beings. In J. P. Riehl-Sisca (Ed.), Conceptual models for nursing practice (3rd. ed., pp. 181-188). Norwalk, CT: Appleton & Lange.
Rogers, M. E. (1990). Nursing: Science of unitary, irreducible human beings: Updated 1990. In E. A. M. Barrett (Ed.), Visions of Rogers' science-based nursing (pp. 5-11). New York: National League for Nursing.
Rogers, M. E. (1990). Space-age paradigm for new frontiers in nursing. In M. E. Parker (Ed.), Nursing theories in practice (pp. 105-113). New York: National League for Nursing.
Alligood, M. (1991). Testing Rogers' theory of accelerating change: The relationships among creativity, actualization, and empathy in persons 18-92 years of age. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 13(1), 84-96.
Rogers, M. E. (1992). Nursing science and the space age. Nursing Science Quarterly, 5(1), 27-34.
Madrid, M., & Barrett, E. A. (Eds.). (1994). Rogers' scientific art of nursing practice. New York: National League of Nursing.
Lutjens, L. R. J. (1995). Martha Rogers: The science of unitary human beings. In C. M. McQuiston & A. A. Webb (Eds.), Foundations of nursing theory: Contributions of 12 key theorists (pp. 1-35). Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage.
Yarcheski, A., & Mahon, N. E. (1995). Rogers' pattern manifestations and health in adolescents. Western Journal of Nursing Research, 17(4), 383-397.
Quillin, S. I. M. (1996). Rogers' model: Science of unitary persons. In J. J. Fitzpatrick & A. L. Whall (Eds.), Conceptual models of nursing: Analysis and application (3rd ed., pp. 247-273). Stamford, CT: Appleton & Lange.
Bultemeier, K., Gunther, M., Daily, J. S., Maupin, J. S. Murray, C. A., Satterly, M. C., Schnell, D. L., & Wallace, T. L. (1998). Martha E. Rogers: Unitary human beings. In A. M. Tomey, & M. R. Alligood (Eds.), Nursing theorists and their work (4th ed., pp. 207-226). St. Louis: Mosby.
Phillips, J. R. (2000). Rogerian nursing science and research: A healing process for nursing. Nursing Science Quarterly, 13(3), 196-201.
Bultemeier, K. (2002). Rogers' science of unitary human beings in nursing practice. In M. R. Alligood & A. M. Tomey (Eds.), Nursing theory utilization & application (2nd. ed., pp. 267-288). St. Louis: Mosby.
Fawcett, J. (2003). The nurse theorists: 21st century updates - Martha E. Rogers. Nursing Science Quarterly, 16(1), 44-51.
Wright, B. W. (2007). The evolution of Rogers' science of unitary human beings: 21st century reflections. Nursing Science Quarterly, 20(1), 64-67.