The case against nurse advocacy

ALLMARK, P. J. and KLARZYNSKI, R. (1992). The case against nurse advocacy. British journal of nursing (Mark Allen Publishing), 2 (1), 33-36.

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This article attacks the notion that nurses either can, or should, act as patients' advocates. It further suggests that nurses' motives for attempting to take the advocate role are, at least in part, disingenuous. Finally, there is a brief look at two alternative means of patient empowerment.

Item Type: Article
Research Institute, Centre or Group - Does NOT include content added after October 2018: Centre for Health and Social Care Research
Page Range: 33-36
Depositing User: Caroline Fixter
Date Deposited: 29 Apr 2010 16:24
Last Modified: 18 Mar 2021 09:15

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