Ethics in nursing practice: a guide to ethical decision making

Fry, Sarah T. and Johnstone, Megan-Jane 2008, Ethics in nursing practice: a guide to ethical decision making, Blackwell Publishing, Melbourne, Australia.

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Title Ethics in nursing practice: a guide to ethical decision making
Author(s) Fry, Sarah T.
Johnstone, Megan-Jane
Publication date 2008
Total pages 224 p.
Publisher Blackwell Publishing
Place of Publication Melbourne, Australia
Summary Every day nurses are required to make ethical decisions in the course of caring for their patients. Ethics in Nursing Practice provides the background necessary to understand ethical decision making and its implications for patient care. The authors focus on the individual nurse’s responsibilities, as well as considering the wider issues affecting patients, colleagues and society as a whole. This third edition is fully updated, and takes into account recent changes in ICN position statements, WHO documents, as well as addressing current issues in healthcare, such as providing for the health and care needs of refugees and asylum seekers, bioethics and the enforcement of nursing codes.

ISBN 9781405160520
Language eng
Field of Research 111099 Nursing not elsewhere classified
HERDC Research category A3.1 Revision/new edition
Copyright notice ©2008, Blackwell Publishing.
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