Doctoral Degrees Have Options

February 2005
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2005 Supplement, Vol. 25, p33
Academic Journal
Discusses the options for nurses interested in a doctoral degree in nursing in the U.S. Effect of advanced degree in nursing on patient outcomes; Importance of nurses with a doctoral education in clinical setting; Factors to consider before seeking a doctoral degree.


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