Attrition is a necessary part of ensuring quality of care.

  • Sue Bernhauser
  • Published 2009 in
    Nursing standard (Royal College of Nursing (Great…


I was disappointed to be misquoted in your news story on student attrition (November 18). I actually said some attrition came about because students were judged to be unsuitable for a career in nursing. The circumstances around students leaving their course are often far from dependent on the feelings of the student. 
DOI: 10.7748/ns.24.13.33.s46