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Nursing



  • Classify here works on nursing care given by professional and non-professional caregivers, including family members.
  • Classify nursing care of a specific disease in the special field of nursing associated with the specialty (WY 150-170) or by emphasis, e.g., nursing care of eye diseases in WY 158.
  • Classify background materials on specific subjects prepared for a nursing audience by subject, e.g., surgery for nurses, WO 100; bacteriology for nurses, QW 50. Classify works which include the nurse's role in WY.

 

  WY 1-49 Reference Works
  WY 77-88 Economics. Ethics. Philosophy. Psychological Aspects
  WY 90-100.7 Referral. Nursing Care, Assessment and Audit
  WY 101-145 Nursing Specialties
  WY 150-170 Nursing in Special Fields of Medicine
  WY 191-200 Other Services


Reference Works

 
WY 1
Organizations. Societies (General or not elsewhere classified) (Cutter from name of organization or society)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Includes membership lists issued serially or separately. Classify directories in WY 22. Classify annual reports, journals, etc., in W1. For academies and institutes, see WY 23-24.
 
Collected works (General)
WY 5
By several authors
WY 7
By individual authors
 
WY 9
Addresses. Essays. Lectures (General)
 
WY 11
History (Table G)
WY 11.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
Classify works on history of nursing schools in WY 19, on history of nursing institutes in WY 23-24.
 
WY 13
Dictionaries. Encyclopedias
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WY 15
Classification. Terminology
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WY 16
Nursing as a profession. Peer review (Table G)
Classify works on specific types of nursing in WY 101-200.
WY 16.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WY 17
Atlases. Pictorial works
 
WY 18
Education
Classify here works about education.
 
WY 18.2
Educational materials
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify here educational materials, e.g., outlines, questions and answers, programmed instruction, catalogs, computer-assisted instruction, etc., regardless of format. Classify textbooks, regardless of format, by subject.
 
WY 18.5
Graduate and continuing nursing education (including fellowships, internships, residencies, etc.)
 
WY 18.8
Practical nursing education
 
WY 19
Schools of nursing
(Used for both monographs and serials)
Classify courses of study, catalogs, etc., in W 19.5. Include here works on the history of nursing schools.
WY 20
Organization and administration of nursing schools
 
WY 20.5
Research (General)
Classify here works about research in general. Classify works about research on a particular subject by subject.
 
WY 21
Licensure. Certification. Registration (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WY 21.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WY 22
Directories (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WY 22.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
Academies, institutes, etc.
WY 23
Collective
WY 24
Individual (Cutter from name of institution)
 
WY 26.5
Informatics. Automatic data processing. Computers (General)
Classify works on use for special subjects by subject.
 
Museums, exhibitions, etc.
WY 28.5
Collective
WY 28.6
Individual (Cutter from name of museum, etc.)
 
WY 29
Employment. Placement agencies
WY 30
Personnel management. Collective bargaining
 
WY 31
Statistics. Surveys
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
WY 32
Laws (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WY 32.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WY 33
Discussion of law. (Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
WY 33.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
(Used for both monographs and serials)
 
[WY 39]
[This number not used]
Classify handbooks on nursing in WY 49.
WY 44
Malpractice. Liability. Liability insurance (Table G)
WY 44.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WY 49
Handbooks. Resource guides
(Used for both monographs and serials)


Economics. Ethics. Philosophy. Psychological Aspects

 
WY 77
Economics of nursing
 
WY 85
Nursing ethics
 
WY 86
Nursing philosophy. Nursing theory
 
WY 86.5
Holistic nursing
 
WY 87
Psychological aspects of nursing. Psychology of nurses
 
WY 88
Nurses' interpersonal relations
Classify here works on relations with patients, physicians and the public.


Referral. Nursing Care, Assessment and Audit

 
WY 90
Referral and consultation (General)
 
WY 100
Nursing procedures and care (General) (Table G)
Classify works on nursing techniques in special fields of medicine in WY 150-164.
WY 100.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WY 100.2
Moving and lifting patients
 
WY 100.4
Nursing assessment. Nursing diagnosis
 
WY 100.5
Nursing records. Nursing audit
 
WY 100.7
Evidence-based nursing


Nursing Specialties

 
WY 101
Nursing specialties (General or not elsewhere classified)
Classify here works on nursing specialties as a career. Cf. WY 150 General works on nursing in special fields of medicine.
 
WY 105
Administrative work. Supervisory nursing. Teaching
 
WY 106
Community health nursing
Classify works on a particular kind of community nursing with the more specific type, e.g., Public health nursing in WY 108. Classify works on visiting nurses in WY 115.
 
WY 107
Transcultural nursing
 
WY 108
Public health nursing
(e.g., Federal, state, etc.)
Cf. WY 130 Governmental nursing services.
 
WY 109
Office nursing
 
WY 113
School nursing
 
WY 115
Home care services (Table G)
Classify here works on care provided by professionals. Cf. WY 200 Home nursing by non-professionals. Classify here works on visiting nursing, visiting nurses associations, and respite care.
WY 115.1
General coverage (Not Table G)
 
WY 125
Institutional nursing. Team nursing
(e.g., In hospitals, sanatoriums, etc.)
Cf. WY 105 Administrative work.
 
WY 127
Private nursing
 
WY 128
Nurse practitioners. Nurse clinicians
 
WY 130
Governmental nursing services
(e.g., Armed Forces. Veterans Administration. Indian Health Service, etc.)
Cf. WY 108 Public health nursing.
 
WY 137
Red Cross nursing
 
WY 141
Occupational health nursing
 
WY 143
Transportation nursing
(e.g., On airplanes, ships, trains)
 
WY 145
Nursing by religious orders


Nursing in Special Fields of Medicine

 
WY 150
General works. Medical-surgical nursing
Classify nursing care of a specific disease in the special field of nursing associated with the specialty (WY 150-170) or by emphasis, e.g., nursing care of eye diseases in WY 158.
 
WY 150.5
Rehabilitation nursing
 
WY 151
Nurse anesthetists
Cf. WY 161 Postanesthesia nursing.
 
WY 152
Geriatric nursing
 
WY 152.2
Chronic disease nursing. Long-term care
 
WY 152.3
Life support care. Terminal care
 
WY 152.5
Cardiovascular nursing. Hematologic and lymphatic disease nursing
 
WY 153
Communicable disease nursing
WY 153.5
AIDS/HIV nursing
 
WY 154
Critical care nursing
Cf. WY 151 nurse anesthetics; WY 161-162 Perioperative nursing.
 
WY 154.2
Emergency nursing
 
WY 154.5
Dermatological nursing
 
WY 155
Endocrine disease nursing
 
WY 156
Oncologic nursing
Classify here all oncologic nursing regardless of emphasis.
 
WY 156.5
Digestive system disease nursing
 
WY 156.7
Gynecological nursing
 
WY 157
Obstetrical nursing. Nurse midwifery
 
WY 157.3
Maternal-child nursing. Neonatal nursing. Perinatal nursing
Classify here works on care of the mother and child shortly before and after the child is born.
 
WY 157.6
Musculoskeletal system nursing. Orthopedic nursing
 
WY 158
Ophthalmic nursing
 
WY 158.5
Otolaryngological nursing
 
WY 159
Pediatric nursing. Adolescent nursing
Classify works on pediatric and adolescent nursing in special fields by type, e.g., on pediatric surgical nursing in WY 161.
 
WY 159.5
Family nursing
 
WY 160
Psychiatric nursing
Include works on psychiatric aides and ward attendants here.
 
WY 160.5
Neurological nursing
 
WY 161
Perioperative nursing
WY 162
Operating room techniques
Cf. WY 151 nurse anesthetists
 
WY 163
Respiratory system nursing
 
WY 164
Urologic nursing
 
WY 170
Forensic nursing


Other Services

 
WY 191
Male nurses
 
WY 193
Nurses' aides, ward attendants and orderlies
Classify ward attendants for psychiatric institutions in WY 160.
 
WY 195
Practical nursing
 
WY 200
Home nursing
Cf. WY 115 Home care provided by professionals.
 
[WY 300]
[This number not used] (Table G)
Classify general works on nursing by country in WY 100.



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