ethics. Ethics, suffering, and altruism

October 2010
Australian Nursing Journal;Oct2010, Vol. 18 Issue 4, p23
The article presents a discussion of the nursing ethics that are related to the alleviation of pain and suffering in patients and victims of natural disasters. In the article the author offers her opinions on the differences between pain and suffering, on the work that nurses do to alleviate pain and suffering and on their motivation for doing so.


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