January 1998
Nursing Ethics;Jan1998, Vol. 5 Issue 1, p65
Academic Journal
Reports the publication of the 'Code of Ethics for Registered Nurses' by the Canadian Nurses Association. Revision of the code to assess the ability of nursing practice; Context of the code; Emphasis on ethical responsibilities.


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