The school at which I completed my BSN (proud diploma grad here
) based its curriculum on Rogers' theory. I found her ideas extremely
interesting and engaging to read and discuss -- it's just a darned shame that they have nothing at all to do with nursing! (On the other hand, ol' Martha was quite a character, and I've suspected for years that she may have intended
the whole business as an elaborate practical joke on the rest of us.
On the other hand, she's the only nursing theorist who has spawned an entire industry of mid-level theorists who spend their entire academic careers trying to explain just what Dr. Rogers meant and how it really does
apply to nursing, regardless of what the rest of us think ...