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Ethics for nursing and healthcare practice

Author: Kath M Melia
Publisher: Los Angeles : SAGE, ©20 2014. ß2014
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Everyday practice is steeped in ethical considerations for nursing and healthcare professionals, but the theory behind ethics is removed from day to day care. This concise book shows how ethics implicates your work in a straightforward way. All the essential knowledge of ethics you need for passing your course is covered, including the principles of bioethics, rights and moral philosophy.
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Kath M Melia
ISBN: 1446296784 9781446296783 9781526435903 152643590X
OCLC Number: 1031317223
Description: 1 online resource (153 pages)
Contents: Principles at the root of ethical debate --
Nursing and health care ethics : the sociological perspective --
Individual conscience approach to ethics --
Kantian ethics : duty-based theory --
Ethics and the law --
Utilitarianism : greatest happiness theory --
Rights-based ethics --
Virtue ethics and professional regulation --
Concluding thoughts.
Responsibility: Kath Melia.

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Kath Melia's new book on ethics works in the gap between nursing theory and practice. The chapters tackle the main theories which form the discussion on ethics, and include practical case examples,  Read more...

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