Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice

Johnstone, Megan-Jane and Crock, Elizabeth 2012, Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice. In Chang, Esther and Daly, John (ed), Transitions in nursing : preparing for professional practice, Elsevier, Chatswood, N.S.W., pp.145-157.

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Title Dealing with ethical issues in nursing practice
Author(s) Johnstone, Megan-Jane
Crock, Elizabeth
Title of book Transitions in nursing : preparing for professional practice
Editor(s) Chang, Esther
Daly, John
Publication date 2012
Chapter number 10
Total chapters 22
Start page 145
End page 157
Total pages 13
Publisher Elsevier
Place of Publication Chatswood, N.S.W.
Keyword(s) Nursing
Moral rights
Moral duties
Moral decision making
Nursing code of ethics
Summary Distinguish between an ethical issue, a legal issue and a clinical issue
Understand what might count as moral reason for takiung action in worl-related settings
Explore the function of a nursing code of ethics
Understand the application of ethical principles and moral rights to and in nursing practice
Apprecaite the role and responsibility of nurses promoting and protecting the significant moral interests of clients in healthcare contexts
ISBN 9780729540827
Edition 3rd
Language eng
Field of Research 111099 Nursing not elsewhere classified
Socio Economic Objective 920210 Nursing
HERDC Research category B1 Book chapter
Copyright notice ©2012, Elsevier
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