A pluralistic evaluation of nursing/practice development units.

@article{Gerrish2001APE,
  title={A pluralistic evaluation of nursing/practice development units.},
  author={Kate Gerrish},
  journal={Journal of clinical nursing},
  year={2001},
  volume={10 1},
  pages={109-18}
}
Nursing/practice development units (N/PDU) are perceived as centres for pioneering, evaluating and disseminating innovative practice development and facilitating the professional development of practitioners. This paper reports on a pluralistic evaluation research study of the nursing/ practice development unit accreditation programme provided by the University of Leeds, UK. Individual and focus group interviews were undertaken with key stakeholders involved in six nursing/practice development… CONTINUE READING