TITLE

THE HIGHEST POSSIBLE RUNG

AUTHOR(S)
Davies, Nicola
PUB. DATE
September 2011
SOURCE
Nursing Standard;9/7/2011, Vol. 26 Issue 1, p64
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the role that nurses can play in helping patients to become independent. A discussion of standards which Great Britain's Nursing and Midwifery Council has developed on patient autonomy or independence is presented. A nurse-patient ladder of participation for autonomy which was created by medical professional Sherry R. Arnstein is discussed.
ACCESSION #
65993851

 

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