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The Psychosomatic Approach: Sensitizing Nurses to the Care of the Patient and His Illness

  • Inge Schamborzki

Abstract

Nurses have a primary role to play in contributing to the practice and teaching of psychosomatic approach by stressing the interaction of biological psychological, and social factors in health and illness.

Keywords

Nursing Care Psychosomatic Medicine Mental Health Consultation Nursing Education Program Skilled Nursing Care 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1983

Authors and Affiliations

  • Inge Schamborzki
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  1. 1.Director of Nursing (Acting)Montreal Children’s HospitalMontrealCanada

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