FEATURETranspersonal Caring A Nursing Practice GuidelineGallagher-Lepak, Susan PhD, RN; Kubsch, Sylvia PhD, RN Author Information University of Wisconsin, Green Bay. Corresponding Author: Sylvia Kubsch, PhD, RN, University of Wisconsin, Green Bay, WI 54311 ([email protected]). Holistic Nursing Practice: May 2009 - Volume 23 - Issue 3 - p 171-182 doi: 10.1097/HNP.0b013e3181a056d9 Buy Metrics Abstract Watson's carative factors offer general guidance to nurses but do not specify explicit nursing actions. On the basis of a qualitative analysis of clinical stories written by registered nurses, a transpersonal caring intervention guideline was developed. The protocol will assist nurses in using caring more intentionally and effectively in practice. © 2009 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.