TITLE

In the Name of Good Intentions: Nurses' Perspectives on Caring for a Pregnant Patient in a Persistent Vegetative State

AUTHOR(S)
Abazzia, Christine; Adamo, Frances; Gill, Brittney; Morrison, Rebecca; Volpe, Krista; Prata, Janice
PUB. DATE
February 2010
SOURCE
Critical Care Nurse;Feb2010, Vol. 30 Issue 1, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the perspective of various nurses concerning the caring for pregnant patient in a persistent vegetative state. In terms of direct care nurses, it stresses that nurses encounter patients throughout their careers who leave an indelible imprint on their lives. They have the opportunity to learn something about themselves and redefine their values as they care for people in differing states of health and social circumstances.
ACCESSION #
47784590

 

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