Nurses Matter

Reclaiming our professional identity

  • Authors
  • Verena┬áTschudin

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xii
  2. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 1-17
  3. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 18-45
  4. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 46-64
  5. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 65-80
  6. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 81-105
  7. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 106-125
  8. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 126-153
  9. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 154-177
  10. Verena Tschudin
    Pages 178-195
  11. Back Matter
    Pages 196-212

About this book


Today's nurses find themselves in the position of having to redefine their identity. They must ask themselves why they matter, what is important about them as professionals, and how they contribute as team members.

Starting from an ethical standpoint, this book explores the nature of nursing and the dilemmas facing today's professionals. The author shares her vision of a new kind of professional - a vision which will empower readers to discover fresh meaning in their work and in their role.


morality nurse nursing

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information Macmillan Publishers Limited 1999
  • Publisher Name Palgrave, London
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-0-333-76054-3
  • Online ISBN 978-1-349-15018-2
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