Compose a 700- to 1,050-word essay.
Describe the influence ofFlorence Nightingale on the evolution of nursing theory including
the state of nursing theory prior to Nightingale.
changes in nursing practice she instituted during her career.
the effect these changes had on prevailing theories of nursing during her career.
examples of how theorists after Nightingale expanded upon her ideas.
how these changes continue to influence theory development today.