O'Brien, Shevalyn
January 2007
Nursing Standard;1/17/2007, Vol. 21 Issue 19, p24
Trade Publication
The article discusses the experience of the author when observing a staff nurse having an assessment on patients in the private ward of a hospital. According to the author, the way the staff nurse conducted an assessment made her realized the many mistakes she had committed when she had made a visitation herself. According to her the assessment is ought to be done methodically so as to establish rapport with the patient. She finds the experience memorable since she learned many things from it.


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