Interdependence: A concept analysis




Huth, Chelsea
Kelly, Beth
Van Sell, Sharon

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Interdependence has been defined as more than one entity working together to accomplish a common objective. The purpose of this concept analysis featuring interdependence was to dissect the meaning of the word and apply it to advance practice nursing, clinical practice, and research according to the Walker and Avant concept analysis methodology. The concept of interdependence was selected in order to display the working relationships in healthcare and show how each entity should work collectively to achieve a mutual aspiration.


Article originally published in International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 4(1). English. Published Online 2017.


Concept of interdependence, Working relationships in healthcare, Reciprocated reliance


This is the publisher’s version of an article that is available at Recommended citation: Huth, C., Kelly, B., & Sell, S. (2017). Interdependence: A concept analysis. International Journal of Nursing & Clinical Practices, 4(1). This item has been deposited in accordance with publisher copyright and licensing terms and with the author’s permission.