TITLE

Cold turkey, weak ABC, and vexed issue of role models

AUTHOR(S)
Docherty, Barbara
PUB. DATE
November 2013
SOURCE
New Zealand Doctor;11/6/2013, p14
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Opinion
ABSTRACT
The author discusses the impact of the health habits of health professionals on their ability to work effectively with patients, particularly on the issue of nurses who smoke cigarettes. She states that health professional should view their actions through the process they use in their work. It highlights a survey involving Maori nurses in New Zealand, who believe that they are inadequate role models because they demonstrate poor health habits.
ACCESSION #
91922834

 

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