A descriptive study of nurse managers and leadership.

@article{Manfredi1996ADS,
  title={A descriptive study of nurse managers and leadership.},
  author={Cristina Manfredi},
  journal={Western journal of nursing research},
  year={1996},
  volume={18 3},
  pages={
          314-29
        }
}
This descriptive study was designed to examine the leadership activities of nurse managers. Through the use of an open-ended questionnaire, 42 nurse managers were asked to describe how they operationalized seven leadership concepts identified through a literature search: goals, change, influence, power, growth, mentoring, and vision. Findings indicate that the leadership activities described by the nurse managers were congruent with the descriptions in the leadership literature. Given the… CONTINUE READING

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