This webpage represents the international forum on Self-Care Deficit Nursing Theory (SCDNT) developed by Dorothea E. Orem.
The business of IOS is the production and distribution of knowledge related to SCDNT. We offer a platform to meet with colleagues from around the world. Explore the possibilities to use Orem's and work developed by others based on SCDNT for your professional carreer.
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The new edition of Self-Care, Dependent Care & Nursing has been released.

Current issue Vol 21, No. 1, Fall 2014 (Download PDF file 2,4 MB)        All issues

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Orem Archive at Johns Hopkins

The Orem Archive is now live on the Alan Mason Chesney Medical Archives at Johns Hopkins University Medical Institutions website.

Please visit the website to search D.E. Orem Collection, J. Backscheider Collection and M. Orem Collection online.